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South Dakota State Nickname:

Mount Rushmore - click to see all state nicknames
Photo of Mount Rushmore by Jim Bowen on Wikipedia;
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"Mount Rushmore State"

The nickname for South Dakota is Mount Rushmore State. Mt. Rushmore is also featured on the state quarter, along with the state bird (ring-necked pheasant):

South Dakota bicentennial quarter - click to see all state quarters
South Dakota became the 40th state in 1889 (see STATEHOOD ORDER). South Dakota's state quarter features a ring-necked pheaand (state bird) and Mount Rushmore (the state nickname is Mount Rushmore State); public domain image on Wikipedia.
See All 50 state quarters - All State Nicknames. State nicknames for all 50 states
South Dakota USA - click to see all state nicknames
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