Bureau of Engraving and Printing: Symbolism of the Great Seal of the United States
The Great Seal of the United States is rich in history. Each element of the seal was carefully designed and carries with it a symbolic meaning. Watch our video for a quick overview of the imagery on the seal and what it means.
USCIS 100:03. The idea of self-government is in the first three words of the Constitution. What are these words?
USCIS 100:09. What are two rights in the Declaration of Independence?
USCIS 100:41. Under our Constitution, some powers belong to the federal government. What is one power of the federal government?
USCIS 100:64. There were 13 original states. Name three.
USCIS 100:96. Why does the flag have 13 stripes?