From the original guide
Into the creation of this State from a wilderness went vision and wisdom, shortsightedness and stupidity; tremendous physical energy and appalling lethargy, and -inevitable accompaniment of the search for new homes in new lands- treachery and cowardice, heroism and nobility.

MIGuide

Michigan FACTS

Date of Statehood: January 26, 1837
State Capital: Lansing
Major Industries: Car Manufacturing, farming, timber
Major Lakes: Lake Michigan, Lake Superior, Lake Huron, Lake Erie, Lake St. Clair
State Reptile: Painted Turtle

Bordering States

Wisconsin