What Louisiana flag was based
on symbols used first
by W.C.C. Claiborne?

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La. State Flag
State papers in June 1813 clearly showed the emblem of a pelican with the words "Justice" above and "Union and Confidence" below it. It is likely that Claibone may have used these symbols before any official act called for a state seal.

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