STATEHOOD: 1837; 26th state
ATTRACTIONS: Henry Ford Museum, Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore
FUN FACT: Michigan is also known as the Great Lake State, because it's surrounded by the country’s four largest lakes: Superior, Huron, Michigan, and Erie.
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