Delaware Facts & Symbols
Facts about the State Animals.
Learn about Delaware's unique conditions.
Facts about Delaware's government.
Symbols that don't fit anywhere else.
Facts about the economy of Delaware.
State symbols from the Earth.
Bugs that are uniquely Delawarean.
Plants that represent Delaware.
Did You Know?
The log cabin originated in Finland. Finnish settlers arrived in Delaware in the mid-1600s and brought with them plans for the log cabin, one of the enduring symbols of the American pioneer. One of the cabins has been preserved and is on display at the Delaware Agricultural Museum in Dover.