March 2016

This Day in History… March 1, 1803, and 1867

Ohio and Nebraska Join the Union

U.S. #1018 pictures the Ohio state seal which features wheat, arrows, Mount Logan, and the rising sun.

Ohio became a state on March 1, 1803, and Nebraska joined the union 64 years later on the same day.

Early American Indians known as the Mound Builders lived in Ohio thousands of years ago. When Europeans first reached this area, they found Indians from the Delaware, Miami, Shawnee, and Wyandot (also known as the Huron).

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