|We sell stuff||The Chomko Hat|
|Entered the Union: June 1, 1796 (16)||Capital: Nashville|
|Origin of Name: from the old Yuchi Indian word, "Tana-see," meaning "The Meeting Place."|
|State Nickname: Volunteer State||State Bird: Mockingbird|
|State Slogan: America at its Best||State Flower: Iris|
|State Motto: Volunteer State||State Tree: Tulip Poplar|
|State Horse: Tennessee Walking Horse||State Animal: Raccoon|
|State Songs: My Homeland, Tennessee • When It's Iris Time in Tennessee • My Tennessee • Tennessee Waltz • Rocky Top|
|National Forest: 1 • State Forests: 15 • State Parks: 54|
|Famous For: Grand Ole Opry, Music Row, Beale Street Blues, Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Country Music Hall of Fame, Graceland (home of Elvis)|
|Famous Tennesseans: Samuel Carter (Navy Admiral & Army General), Davy Crockett (frontiersman), Andrew Jackson • Andrew Johnson • James K. Polk (Presidents), Tennessee Ernie Ford, Aretha Franklin, Amy Grant • Dolly Parton, Justin Timberlake, (singers), Minnie Pearl (entertainer), Sequoyah (Cherokee Scholar), Dinah Shore (actress), Wilma Rudolph (sprinter), Lester Flatt (bluegrass musician)|
Video of trip from Kentucky to Tennessee 2018
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