The State Flag of
was adopted June 27, 1969.
The flag is a simple representation of the Great Seal of Illinois against a white background.
The Great Seal of the State of Illinois is the official emblem of the state, and
signifies the official nature of a document produced by the state of Illinois. The
flag of ...
Illinois State Flag large size graphic image and history.
Apr 20, 2015 ... She found that Illinois had no official State flag and, in 1912, she began a
vigorous campaign to adopt a design for an official State banner for ...
The Illinois flag
was created in a contest sponsored by the Daughters of the American Revolution. That design was presented by Senator Raymond D. Meeker and approved by the General Assembly on July 6, 1915.
name was added to the flag
to ensure that people ... More »
The Illinois State flag includes the emblem of the Illinois State Shield on a white
field. The name of the state represented by the flag, Illinois, is printed below the ...
Illinois has had two official state flags. The first was officially adopted on July 6,
1915, after a vigorous campaign by Mrs. Ella Park Lawrence, State Regent of the
The flag has a white background, and much of the Illinois state seal is pictured in
the center. There is a bald eagle perched on a rock holding a red, white, and ...
The first Illinois flag was officially adopted in 1915, a result of the efforts of Mrs.
Ella Park Lawrence and the Daughters of American Revolution.
In 1913, five years prior to the centennial of statehood, Wallace Rice submitted a
proposal for an Illinois state flag. It had horizontal white-blue-white stripes with ...