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Quick Facts: Indiana
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Capital City: Indianapolis

Indiana: Map and State Flag

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Nickname: Hoosier State
Motto: The Crossroads of America
Statehood: December 11,1816 (19th)
Origin of State's Name: "Land of the Indians."
Largest Cities: Indianapolis, Fort Wayne, Evansville, Gary, South Bend
Border States: Illinois, Kentucky, Michigan, Ohio
Land Area: 35,870 sq. mi., 38th largest
State Bird: Cardinal
State Flower: Peony
State Tree: Tulip tree (liriodendron tulipifera)
State Song: On the banks of the Wabash
E-mail your Congressperson: U.S. House: 112th Congress
U.S. Senate: 112th Congress

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