United States #1308 (1966)

200 Years of Indiana Statehood

Today marks the bicentennial of the state of Indiana’s admission to the United States. On December 11, 1816, the territory was admitted to the Union as its nineteenth state. Indiana is the 38th largest by area and the 16th most populous of the 50 states. Its capital and largest city is Indianapolis. The state’s name means “Land of the Indians”, or simply “Indian Land” and stems … Continue reading 200 Years of Indiana Statehood