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State Government Information Index

Basic information about each state and links to pages developed by libraries and other organizations providing detailed access to state government web sites. Online state encyclopedias or handbooks are included, where available.

Idaho

Idaho

Area: 83,570 sq.miles (rank: 14)

Capital: Boise

Became a state July 3, 1890 (#43)


State government website: www.idaho.gov

Tourism website: visitidaho.org


 

Libraries and other organizations with state information pages:

Illinois

Illinois

Area: 57,914 sq.miles (rank: 25)

Capital: Springfield

Became a state December 3, 1818 (#21)


State government website: www.illinois.gov

Tourism website: www.enjoyillinois.com


Libraries and other organizations with state information pages:

Indiana

Indiana

Area: 36,418 sq.miles (rank: 38)

Capital: Indianapolis

Became a state December 11, 1816 (#19)


State government website: www.in.gov

Tourism website: visitindiana.com


Libraries and other organizations with state information pages:

Iowa

Iowa

Area: 56,272 sq.miles (rank: 26)

Capital: Des Moines

Became a state December 28, 1846 (#29)


State government website: www.iowa.gov

Tourism website: www.traveliowa.com


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