Unofficial nickname. In the spring, bluegrass produces bluish-purple buds that when seen in large fields give a rich blue cast to the grass.
Founded in 1941, encompasses 83 mi².
It starts near Knoxville, TN at the confluence of the Holston and French Broad, flows through Alabama, and borders Mississippi.
The Kentucky flag portrays a pioneer and a statesman enjoying a friendly hug.
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Joined union in 1792, quarter released in 2001
(Cardinalis cardinalis) 1942
2005 - Best Bluegrass Album
1999 - Best Bluegrass Album
Director: Lambert Hillyer. Also starred Bernadene Hayes, J. Farrell MacDonald & Margaret Marquis. Plot: Larry (Grant Richards) is engaged to Lisbeth Blair (Evelyn Venable) but he becomes attentive to Gail (Bernadene Hayes)...
The official state song of Kentucky