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South Carolina State Gem

Find out a little bit more abouth South Carolina’s amethyst, and why it was chosen as the state gem.
Source: South Carolina Legislature


South Carolina State Gem and Stone

Find out where the state stone is quarried and what amethyst’s other name is.
Source: South Carolina Department of Natural Resources

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APA style
Symbols for South Carolina: Geological and Archaeological Symbols. (2014, December 30). In ClassBrain's State Reports | State Symbols | 50 US States. Retrieved 12:07, September 15, 2019, from https://statereports.com/southcarolina_gemstone_stone/
MLA style
classbrain, “Symbols for South Carolina: Geological and Archaeological Symbols.” ClassBrain's State Reports | State Symbols | 50 US States. 30 December 2014, 00:25 UTC. . 15 Sep 2019 <https://statereports.com/southcarolina_gemstone_stone/>.
MHRA style
classbrain, 'Symbols for South Carolina: Geological and Archaeological Symbols', ClassBrain's State Reports | State Symbols | 50 US States, 30 December 2014, 00:25 UTC, <https://statereports.com/southcarolina_gemstone_stone/> [accessed 15 September 2019]
The Chicago Manual of Style
classbrain, “Symbols for South Carolina: Geological and Archaeological Symbols.” ClassBrain's State Reports | State Symbols | 50 US States, https://statereports.com/southcarolina_gemstone_stone/ [accessed September 15, 2019].
CBE/CSE style
classbrain, Symbols for South Carolina: Geological and Archaeological Symbols [Internet]. ClassBrain's State Reports | State Symbols | 50 US States; 2014 December 30, 00:25 UTC [cited 2019 Sep 15]. Available from: https://statereports.com/southcarolina_gemstone_stone/.
Bluebook style
Symbols for South Carolina: Geological and Archaeological Symbols, https://statereports.com/southcarolina_gemstone_stone/ (last visited Sep. 15, 2019).
AMA style
classbrain, Symbols for South Carolina: Geological and Archaeological Symbols. ClassBrain's State Reports | State Symbols | 50 US States. December 30, 2014, 00:25 UTC. Available at: https://statereports.com/southcarolina_gemstone_stone/. Accessed September 15, 2019.

Citation styles

APA style
Symbols for South Carolina: Geological and Archaeological Symbols. (2014, December 30). In ClassBrain's State Reports | State Symbols | 50 US States. Retrieved 12:08, September 15, 2019, from https://statereports.com/southcarolina_gemstone_stone/
MLA style
classbrain, “Symbols for South Carolina: Geological and Archaeological Symbols.” ClassBrain's State Reports | State Symbols | 50 US States. 30 December 2014, 00:25 UTC. . 15 Sep 2019 <https://statereports.com/southcarolina_gemstone_stone/>.
MHRA style
classbrain, 'Symbols for South Carolina: Geological and Archaeological Symbols', ClassBrain's State Reports | State Symbols | 50 US States, 30 December 2014, 00:25 UTC, <https://statereports.com/southcarolina_gemstone_stone/> [accessed 15 September 2019]
The Chicago Manual of Style
classbrain, “Symbols for South Carolina: Geological and Archaeological Symbols.” ClassBrain's State Reports | State Symbols | 50 US States, https://statereports.com/southcarolina_gemstone_stone/ [accessed September 15, 2019].
CBE/CSE style
classbrain, Symbols for South Carolina: Geological and Archaeological Symbols [Internet]. ClassBrain's State Reports | State Symbols | 50 US States; 2014 December 30, 00:25 UTC [cited 2019 Sep 15]. Available from: https://statereports.com/southcarolina_gemstone_stone/.
Bluebook style
Symbols for South Carolina: Geological and Archaeological Symbols, https://statereports.com/southcarolina_gemstone_stone/ (last visited Sep. 15, 2019).
AMA style
classbrain, Symbols for South Carolina: Geological and Archaeological Symbols. ClassBrain's State Reports | State Symbols | 50 US States. December 30, 2014, 00:25 UTC. Available at: https://statereports.com/southcarolina_gemstone_stone/. Accessed September 15, 2019.