Discover the 50 States

All new short video series about all of the U.S. States under 10-min or so, introduced by American Embassy officers in Ashgabat. Please enjoy the videos, and feel free to download, repost and share with friends. Don’t forget to send us your feedback!

Please scroll down for the latest additions! We will be adding new videos regularly, so come back soon for new posts!

Wednesday, February, 3

Introduction – PAO Dr. Stephen Guice introduces Discover the 50 States Series

Discover the 50 States
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1. Delaware – The First State

Discover the 50 States
Presenter: PAO Dr. Stephen Guice
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2. Pennsylvania – Keystone State

Discover the 50 States
Presenter: PAO Dr. Stephen Guice
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3. New Jersey – The Garden State

Discover the 50 States
Presenter: PAO Dr. Stephen Guice
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4. Georgia – The Peach State


Presenter: PAO Dr. Stephen Guice
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5. Connecticut – The Nutmeg State

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Presenter: PAO Dr. Stephen Guice
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6. Massachusetts – The Bay State


Presenter: PAO Dr. Stephen Guice
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Monday, February 22, 2021

Today we have added new videos dedicated to the states of Maryland, South Carolina, New Hampshire, Virginia, New York, North Carolina, and Rhode Island! We are also very pleased to welcome Ambassador Klimow (New York) and DCM Valerie Chittenden (Maryland). Please feel free to share with friends, send us your thoughts.

7. Maryland – The Old Line State (also, the Free State and America in Miniature)

Discover the 50 States

Presenter: DCM Valerie Chittenden
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8. South Carolina – The Palmetto State

Discover the 50 States

Presenter: PAO Dr. Stephen Guice
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9. New Hampshire – The Granite State

Discover the 50 States - Short Video Series about all of the U.S. States under 10-min or so, introduced by the American Embassy officers in Ashgabat.

Presenter: PAO Dr. Stephen Guice
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10. Virginia – The Old Dominion

Discover the 50 States - Short Video Series about all of the U.S. States under 10-min or so, introduced by the American Embassy officers in Ashgabat.

Presenter: PAO Dr. Stephen Guice
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11. New York – The Empire State

Discover the 50 States - Short Video Series about all of the U.S. States under 10-min or so, introduced by the American Embassy officers in Ashgabat.

Presenter: Ambassador Matthew S. Klimow
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12. North Carolina – The Old North State

Discover the 50 States - Short Video Series about all of the U.S. States under 10-min or so, introduced by the American Embassy officers in Ashgabat.

Presenter: PAO Dr. Stephen Guice
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13. Rhode Island – The Ocean State

Discover the 50 States - Short Video Series about all of the U.S. States under 10-min or so, introduced by the American Embassy officers in Ashgabat.

Presenter: PAO Dr. Stephen Guice
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Friday, March 12, 2021

Just added 6 new videos dedicated to the states of Vermont, Kentucky, Tennessee, Ohio, Louisiana, and Indiana! We are thankful to the presenter of all these newly added videos – PAO Dr. Stephen Guice. Enjoy watching them, and please feel free to share with friends, send us your thoughts.

14. Vermont – The Green Mountain State

Discover the 50 States Vermont - The Green Mountain State
Presenter: PAO Dr. Stephen Guice
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15. Kentucky – The Bluegrass State

Discover the 50 States - Kentucky - The Bluegrass State
Presenter: PAO Dr. Stephen Guice
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16. Tennessee – The Volunteer State

Discover the 50 States - Tennessee - The Volunteer State
Presenter: PAO Dr. Stephen Guice
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17. Ohio – The Buckeye State

Discover the 50 States - Ohio - The Buckeye State
Presenter: PAO Dr. Stephen Guice
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18. Louisiana – The Bayou State

Discover the 50 States - Louisiana - The Bayou State
Presenter: PAO Dr. Stephen Guice
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19. Indiana – The Hoosier State

Discover the 50 States - Indiana - The Hoosier State
Presenter: PAO Dr. Stephen Guice
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Monday, March 29, 2021

Today we added 8 new videos – 6 videos dedicated to the states of Mississippi, Illinois, Alabama, Maine, Missouri, and Arkansas, and also 2 very interesting videos about how the U.S. geography took shape, and how early settlers travelled across the United States. We are thankful to the presenter of all these newly added videos – PAO Dr. Stephen Guice. Enjoy watching them, and please feel free to share with friends, send us your thoughts.

U.S. Geography Overview

Discover the 50 States U.S. Geography Overview

Presenter: PAO Dr. Stephen Guice
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How did they get there?

Discover the 50 States How did they get there?

Presenter: PAO Dr. Stephen Guice
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20. Mississippi – The Magnolia State

Discover the 50 States Mississippi – The Magnolia State

Presenter: PAO Dr. Stephen Guice
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21. Illinois – The Land of Lincoln (also, the Prairie State)

Discover the 50 States Illinois – The Land of Lincoln; The Prairie State

Presenter: PAO Dr. Stephen Guice
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22. Alabama – The Yellowhammer State

Discover the 50 States Alabama – The Yellowhammer State

Presenter: PAO Dr. Stephen Guice
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23. Maine – The Pine Tree State

Discover the 50 States Maine – The Pine Tree State

Presenter: PAO Dr. Stephen Guice
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24. Missouri – The Show Me State

Discover the 50 States Missouri – The Show Me State

Presenter: PAO Dr. Stephen Guice
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25. Arkansas – The Natural State

Discover the 50 States Arkansas – The Natural State

Presenter: PAO Dr. Stephen Guice
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