Courtesy of National Park Service Cultural Resources

Michigan State Fossil
You’ll learn all about the Michigan state fossil, mamut americanum, at this great informative site.
Source:State Fossils

Michigan State Fossil(Adobe Acrobat Required)
Michigan’s state fossil is the mastadon. Learn about the first Michigan mastadon find here, and about the discovery of mastadon footprints.
Source: Michigan Department of Histories, Arts, and Libraries

Michigan State Gem
Chlorastrolite, a lovely “greenstone,” is Michigan’s state gem. This page has everything you could want to know, including it’s silly other names, like “turtle black”
Source:Central Michigan University

Michigan State Gem(Adobe Acrobat Required)
Learn about greenstone and the steady depletion of its sources.
Source: Michigan Department of Histories, Arts, and Libraries

Michigan State Stone
You’ll learn all about the Michigan state stone, Petroskey, at this great informative site.
Source:State Fossils

Michigan State Stone(Adobe Acrobat Required)
Did you know that Michigan was once teeming with enough coral to make it comparable to the Great Barrier Reef? Michigan’s state stone is Petroskey Stone, which is a coral fossil. Find out the secrets to making your fossil search easier. Learn all about it all here.
Source: Michigan Department of Histories, Arts, and Libraries





Citation styles

APA style
Symbols for Michigan: Geological and Archaeological Symbols. (2014, December 30). In ClassBrain's State Reports | State Symbols | 50 US States. Retrieved 18:11, September 22, 2019, from https://statereports.com/massachusetts_fossil_gem_stone/
MLA style
classbrain, “Symbols for Michigan: Geological and Archaeological Symbols.” ClassBrain's State Reports | State Symbols | 50 US States. 30 December 2014, 18:11 UTC. . 22 Sep 2019 <https://statereports.com/massachusetts_fossil_gem_stone/>.
MHRA style
classbrain, 'Symbols for Michigan: Geological and Archaeological Symbols', ClassBrain's State Reports | State Symbols | 50 US States, 30 December 2014, 18:11 UTC, <https://statereports.com/massachusetts_fossil_gem_stone/> [accessed 22 September 2019]
The Chicago Manual of Style
classbrain, “Symbols for Michigan: Geological and Archaeological Symbols.” ClassBrain's State Reports | State Symbols | 50 US States, https://statereports.com/massachusetts_fossil_gem_stone/ [accessed September 22, 2019].
CBE/CSE style
classbrain, Symbols for Michigan: Geological and Archaeological Symbols [Internet]. ClassBrain's State Reports | State Symbols | 50 US States; 2014 December 30, 18:11 UTC [cited 2019 Sep 22]. Available from: https://statereports.com/massachusetts_fossil_gem_stone/.
Bluebook style
Symbols for Michigan: Geological and Archaeological Symbols, https://statereports.com/massachusetts_fossil_gem_stone/ (last visited Sep. 22, 2019).
AMA style
classbrain, Symbols for Michigan: Geological and Archaeological Symbols. ClassBrain's State Reports | State Symbols | 50 US States. December 30, 2014, 18:11 UTC. Available at: https://statereports.com/massachusetts_fossil_gem_stone/. Accessed September 22, 2019.

Citation styles

APA style
Symbols for Michigan: Geological and Archaeological Symbols. (2014, December 30). In ClassBrain's State Reports | State Symbols | 50 US States. Retrieved 18:11, September 22, 2019, from https://statereports.com/massachusetts_fossil_gem_stone/
MLA style
classbrain, “Symbols for Michigan: Geological and Archaeological Symbols.” ClassBrain's State Reports | State Symbols | 50 US States. 30 December 2014, 18:11 UTC. . 22 Sep 2019 <https://statereports.com/massachusetts_fossil_gem_stone/>.
MHRA style
classbrain, 'Symbols for Michigan: Geological and Archaeological Symbols', ClassBrain's State Reports | State Symbols | 50 US States, 30 December 2014, 18:11 UTC, <https://statereports.com/massachusetts_fossil_gem_stone/> [accessed 22 September 2019]
The Chicago Manual of Style
classbrain, “Symbols for Michigan: Geological and Archaeological Symbols.” ClassBrain's State Reports | State Symbols | 50 US States, https://statereports.com/massachusetts_fossil_gem_stone/ [accessed September 22, 2019].
CBE/CSE style
classbrain, Symbols for Michigan: Geological and Archaeological Symbols [Internet]. ClassBrain's State Reports | State Symbols | 50 US States; 2014 December 30, 18:11 UTC [cited 2019 Sep 22]. Available from: https://statereports.com/massachusetts_fossil_gem_stone/.
Bluebook style
Symbols for Michigan: Geological and Archaeological Symbols, https://statereports.com/massachusetts_fossil_gem_stone/ (last visited Sep. 22, 2019).
AMA style
classbrain, Symbols for Michigan: Geological and Archaeological Symbols. ClassBrain's State Reports | State Symbols | 50 US States. December 30, 2014, 18:11 UTC. Available at: https://statereports.com/massachusetts_fossil_gem_stone/. Accessed September 22, 2019.