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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_U.S._states_by_date_of_admission_to_the_Union

A state of the United States of America is one of the 50 constituent entities that shares its ... Each new state has been admitted on an equal footing with the existing states. .... of violent conflicts in Kansas Territory involving anti-slavery and pro-slavery factions in the years preceding Kansas statehood, 1854–61; Enabling Act of ...

www.theguardian.com/notesandqueries/query/0,5753,-2188,00.html

Alaska and Hawaii became the 49th and 50th states of the USA only after world ... IMMEDIATELY before Hawaii achieved statehood in 1959, it was a Territory of the US. ... A few years after her overthrow, the islands were annexed to the US.

10mosttoday.com/10-last-states-to-join-the-united-states

Oct 3, 2014 ... ... last to join the United States Of America, with the date of statehood. ... 1. Hawaii – August 21, 1959 – The Aloha State was the 50th state to join the union ... Alaska – January 3, 1959 – Alaska was added as the 49th state just ...

www.history.com/this-day-in-history/eisenhower-signs-hawaii-statehood-bill

On this day in History, Eisenhower signs Hawaii statehood bill on Aug 21, ... President Dwight D. Eisenhower signs a bill making Hawaii the 50th state. ... In 1896, Olds completed his first gasoline-powered vehicle, and the following year he ...

www.reference.com/history/49th-50th-states-union-1c4536c83198f9ac

The 49th and 50th states to join the United States were Alaska and Hawaii, respectively. ... 3, 1959, while Hawaii joined on August 21 of the same year. ... the United States; however, Puerto Rico voted to begin seeking statehood in 2012, and ...

www.economist.com/blogs/graphicdetail/2016/04/daily-chart-12

Apr 19, 2016 ... AMERICA admitted Alaska and Hawaii as its 49th and 50th states in ... the 51st, but the country has now gone 57 years without inducting a new ...

constitutioncenter.org/blog/it-was-54-years-ago-today-we-added-the-50th-state

Aug 21, 2017 ... It took Alaska 13 years to become a state, with the approval of ... as the 49th state, while the Republicans wanted Hawaii admitted by itself.

statehoodhawaii.org/hist/sctl.html

[to] adopt a State Constitution” so as to be “admitted as a State into the Union.” ... In subsequent years, this bill is followed by numerous other bills calling for .... of the 49th state, both political parties are willing to admit a 50th state so as to ...

www.50states.com/statehood.htm

Directory of dates that states were admitted into the union of the United States of America. ... to the west had post offices that continued for some years to use an Arkansas abbreviation in the postmarks, although ... 50 th, The territorial date Aug .