41st State (November 8, 1889), the west U.S.
State Abbreviation: MT
Nickname: Treasure State
Origin of Name: Based on a Spanish word for mountainous.
Things to Know
Montana can be divided into two geographic areas: the
Major Rivers: Clark Fork River, Missouri River,
First woman elected to U.S. Congress
Montana's most faithful dog.
Things to Do
Montana State Bird and State Flower Printable Color Page.
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Sites to See
Battle of the Little Big Horn
Lt. Colonel George Custer's last stand and the destruction of Custer's command on the banks of the Little Bighorn.
Montana Mountain Pictures
The Plains Indians
Cloud: Wild Stallion of the Rockies
PBS documentary on the life of a wild horse in the mountains of Montana.
American Artist that specialized in the American West.
Things To Do-Other Sites
Facts, games, symbols, print color pages. Fantastic site!
Read about the Montana State Quarter and print
out the color pages.