State encouragement of science, literature, and art -- See Cultural policy Here are entered works on official government policy toward educational, artistic, intellectual and other cultural activities and organizations in general. Works on the government policy of a specific country, state, etc. are entered under [Place]--Cultural policy. Works on government policy toward a specific type of artistic or intellectual activity are entered under the appropriate subject, e.g. Literature and state. --subdivision Cultural policy under names of countries, cities, etc.
State fairs -- See Agricultural exhibitions Here are entered works on competitive exhibitions of farm products, livestock, baked goods, etc., with prizes for excellence, often combined with carnival-like entertainment, and held annually by states, counties, etc. Works on public gatherings at a stated time and place at which goods are exhibited and sold are entered under Fairs. Works on areas within which or arrangements by which many buyers and sellers are brought into contact with one another in order to exchange goods or services are entered under Markets. --names of individual exhibitions
State institutions -- See Public institutions Here are entered works that discuss collectively the various established or organized societies or corporations that are created and exist by law or public authority for the benefit of the public in general, such as public hospitals, charities, colleges, universities, etc.