Definition of Palmetto State

1. Noun. A state in the Deep South; one of the original 13 colonies.




Definition of Palmetto State

1. Proper noun. South Carolina ¹

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Literary usage of Palmetto State

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1. The Rebellion Record: A Diary of American Events, with Documents, Narratives by Frank Moore, Edward Everett (1863)
"... boat ' Palmetto State,' I baptize thee, in the name of the patriotic ladies of South-Carolina. Amen." Captain Ingraham : As commander of this naval ..."

2. Our First Century: Being a Popular Descriptive Portraiture of the One by Richard Miller Devens (1876)
"Action in the " Palmetto " State —Anti-National and Defiant.-Pacific Proposals Scouted.—A Political Dinner in Washington. ..."

3. The American Crisis: Or, Pages from the Note-book of a State Agent During by John Lewis Peyton (1867)
"... Bishop of Virginia—Southern Landscapes—Oriental Aspect and Appearance of the Capital of the Palmetto State. ON either side of the railway that took me, ..."

4. The Americans at Home: Pen-and-ink Sketches of American Men, Manners and by David Macrae (1870)
"PERSONAL NOTES FROM THE Palmetto State. THE Chair of Mathematics in the South Carolina University at Columbia is occupied by General EP Alexander ..."

5. Oddities of Colonial Legislation in America: As Applied to the Public Lands by John Brown Dillon, Ben Douglass (1879)
"Popular name, " Palmetto State."* GEORGIA. Georgia, the most remotely south of any of the original thirteen states, has an extreme length from ..."

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