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Alaska

“The Last Frontier” entered the union 50 years ago today
as the 49th state of the U.S.A.
its capital is Juneau & its motto is “North To The Future”


Illinois

the “Praire State” entered the union 190 years ago today
as the 21st state of the U.S.A.
its capital is Springfield & its motto is “State Sovereignty, National Union”


New York

the “Empire State” entered the union 220 years ago today
as the 11th state of the U.S.A.
its capital is Albany & its motto is “Excelsior”


Virginia

The “Old Dominion State” entered the union 220 years ago today, as the 10th state of the U.S.A.

Home of Thomas Jefferson, Booker T. Washington, Woodrow Wilson, Tom Wolfe, & Ella Fitzgerald, its capital is Richmond & its motto is “Sic Semper Tyrannis”, the same phrase said to have been exclaimed by John Wilkes Booth right after he shot President Lincoln.


New Hampshire

the “Granite State” entered the union 220 years ago today
as the 9th state of the U.S.A.
its capital is Concord & its motto is “Live Free Or Die”


Wisconsin

the “Badger State” entered the union 160 years ago today
as the 30th state of the U.S.A.
its capital is Madison & its motto is “Forward”