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image by Masao Okazaki, 25 January 2023
based on photo
South Gate, in Los Angeles County, adopted a different flag than what is
shown on FOTW. Adoption date is unknown, but appears to be at least as early as
Flag is white, with a dark blue border, with the attached seal centered. "South Gate" in blue is across the top, and "California" is across the bottom.
Dave Fowler, 25 January 2023
This page from the city's website has a description and large image of the seal: https://www.cityofsouthgate.org/Government/Departments/City-Manager/City-Logo-and-Seal
The City seal consists of a circular disk in the center, a cluster of azalea flowers at the lower left, and a shield at the lower right, as is described as follows:Masao Okazaki, 25 January 2023
At the center of the disk there is a gate opened by Lady Liberty standing in the center of the opened gates. The left side of the gate contains the word, “SOUTH” and the right side of the gate contains the word, “GATE”. Lady Liberty is surrounded by the rays of the sun of Opportunity, having the word, “OPPORTUNITY” across the top of this center design. The upper half of the circular disk is framed by the words, “CITY OF SOUTH GATE, CALIFORNIA”. The lower half of the circular disk is framed by the words, “INCORPORATED – JAN. 20, 1923”.
At the lower left of the disk appears a cluster of three (3) azalea flowers with leaves.
At the lower right of the disk appears a shield that contains five white stars appearing in a horizontal row. The lower portion of the badge consists of six (6) vertical stripes. The shield contains the words “All-America City” appearing between the cap and the stripes of the shield.
image located by Dave Fowler, 25 January 2023
image located by Dave Fowler, 10 July 2019
The City of South Gate, in Los Angeles County, has a flag.
Image above provided by city.
Dave Fowler, 10 July 2019