'The Tar Heel State'
Area - 52,700 Square Miles Capital - Raleigh Motto - "Esse quam videri" Song - "The Old North State" Flower - Dogwood Tree - Pine Bird - Cardinal Shell - Scotch Bonnet
These cards were sent by Lucyna (pronounced Louu-See-Naa), she is based in Greensboro. She has sent me quite a selection of cards which was really nice of her.
Picture - Founded in 1808, Greensboro was named after General Nathanael Greene who was commander of the American troops in the Battle of Guilford Courthouse during the Revolutionary War. Today, Greensboro is a thriving city of sports, art and education.