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Minnesota became the 32nd state of the union on May 11, A small extension of the northern boundary makes it the most northerly of the 48 conterminous U. This peculiar protrusion is the result of a boundary agreement with Great Britain before the area had been carefully surveyed. Minnesota is the home of the Mall of America, which holds more than stores and attracts nearly 40 million people a year. Subscribe for fascinating stories connecting the past to the present.
The land that today makes up North Dakota became U. The regionwas originally part of the Minnesota and Nebraska territories, until, along with South Dakota, it was organized into the Dakota Territory in The state was very Prior to its statehood, the Nebraska Territory had been sparsely settled but saw growth Iowa was admitted to the union as the 29th state on Dec.
As a Midwestern state, Iowa forms a bridge between the forests of the east and the grasslands of the high prairie plains to the west. Its gently rolling landscape rises slowly as it extends westward from the Bordered by the Canadian province of British Columbia to the north and the U. With an abundance of New Hampshire, one of the original 13 colonies, was the first state to have its own state constitution. Constitution—the final state needed to put The territory that would become South Dakota was added to the United States in as part of the Louisiana Purchase.
The first permanent American settlement was established at Fort Pierre by the Lewis and Clark expedition in White settlement of the territory in the Michigan, the Wolverine State, ed the union in Located in the center of the Great Lakes, Michigan is divided into two land masses known as the Upper and Lower Peninsulas. Live TV. This Day In History.
History Vault. Date of Statehood: May 11, Capital: St. Afghanistan War. Marbury v. Big Shoppin'. Iowa Iowa was admitted to the union as the 29th state on Dec. New Hampshire New Hampshire, one of the original 13 colonies, was the first state to have its own state constitution.
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