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The State Seal of Kansas. The Seal of Kansas and the state motto, Ad astra per aspera (to the stars through difficulties), were adopted through a joint resolution during the first Kansas legislative session on May 25, 1861.

Creator: Cultural Heritage and Arts Center
Date: Between 1985 and 1989

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Can be used to show students many of the state symbols. "Ad Astra Per Aspera" can be explained, and the meaning of the stars.

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Item Number: 456
Call Number: FK2. S *10
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 456

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