IL History & Facts
Updated: May 23rd, 2010 - 21:01:09
| Quick Facts About Illinois
By ClassBrain Staff
May 22, 2006, 12:37 PST
Illinois Fun Facts
Date of Statehood:
December 3, 1818
Source: US Census Bureau
Merriam Webster Atlas
This atlas page shows the Illinois state map and some quick facts. There is also a good explanation of the symbolism of the state flag.
Source: The New York Times and Merriam Webster
Explore the States
Read a quick description of the State of Illinois and then figure out what a baboon, a dog, and a donkey have in common.
Source: Americas Story from Americas Library - Library of Congress
Get facts about Illinois, from the state symbols to the state capitol all at this one site.
Source: State of Illinois
United States Census
Use the pull-down menu on the right hand side of the U.S. Census page to select your state. Get State and County statistics and demographics instantly!
Source: U.S. Census Bureau
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