Michigan
Michigan /ˈmɪʃɨɡən/ is a state in the Great Lakes region of the Midwestern United States. The name Michigan is the French form of the Ojibwa word mishigamaa, meaning "large water" or "large lake". Mic...
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History of Michigan
Pontiac was Michigan's first inland settlement 1818. Two years later there were enough people there to form a village named after the famous Indian Chief The history of human activity in Michigan, a U...
History of Michigan - Wikipedia
History of railroads in Michigan
Railroads have been vital in the history of the population and trade of rough and finished goods in the state of Michigan. While some coastal settlements had previously existed, the population, comme...
History of railroads in Michigan - Wikipedia
Geography of Michigan
Michigan consists of two peninsulas that lie between 82°30' to about 90°30' west longitude, and are separated by the Straits of Mackinac, and some nearby islands. With the exception of two small areas...
Geography of Michigan - Wikipedia
Administrative Divisions of Michigan
The state of Michigan is largely divided in the same way as many other U.S. states, but is distinct in its usage of charter townships. Michigan ranks 13th among the fifty states in terms of the numbe...
Protected areas of Michigan
The protected areas of Michigan come in an array of different types and levels of protection. Michigan has five units of the National Park Service system. There are 14 federal wilderness areas; the ma...
Protected areas of Michigan - Wikipedia
Tourism in Detroit, Michigan
Tourism in metropolitan Detroit, Michigan is a significant factor for the region's culture and for its economy, comprising nine percent of the area's two million jobs. About 15.9 million people visit ...
Tourism in Detroit, Michigan - Wikipedia
Michigan State Historic Sites
The following is a List of Michigan State Historic Sites. The register is maintained by the Michigan State Historic Preservation Office, which was established in the late 1960s after the passage of th...
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Michigan wine
Michigan wine refers to any wine that is made in the U.S. state of Michigan. As of 2013, there were 2,650 acres (1,070 ha) under wine-grape cultivation and 101 commercial wineries in Michigan, p...
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Economy of Michigan
Michigan /ˈmɪʃɨɡən/ is a state in the Great Lakes region of the Midwestern United States. The name Michigan is the French form of the Ojibwa word mishigamaa, meaning "large water" or "large lake". Mic...
Economy of Michigan - Wikipedia