The 50 States

The Fifty States
 
Welcome to the Fifty States Pathfinder. 
Here you will find print and
non-print resources that will aide
in any activity or project. 
Print Resources:
 
You can find these books in our reference section under travel.  REF 917  AAA Tour Book's 2011 edition (Filed by state).
 
Also available online  World Studies Western Hemisphere:  Geography, History, Culture by Prentice Hall  Click here for online text
 REF 971.50 Portraits of the States: A 52 volume set  
 
SchoolCenter Picture  REF 971.50 American the Beautiful: A 52 volume set
 
SchoolCenter Picture
 
 
  50 States:  How They Got Their Names by Sheila Keenan  917.3 KEE
 
Non-print General Resources: (General websites)  For specific websites for individual states, see below.  Just click on individual state and away you go! 

 
 
Latitude and Longitude Finder:  This website is designed to give you the absolute location of any state in the United States.
 
 
Statehood Dates:  Click here to find out when all 50 states entered the union.
State Motto's:  Here you will find a list of motto's of all 50 states.
 
History.com:  A brief history behind the statehood of every state.
Netstate.com:  A great website to find a picture of the flags of the United States.
50 States:  American Food Roots - click on your state and away you go!
Vertical Files:
Located behind the apple lab.Vertical Files:  State files are located under United States. 
 
 State MapsVertical files also includes road maps for each state.
Subscription Databases:
 
The Lincoln Library:  FactCite - You need to get the userid and password from Mrs. Starvaggi to enter this cite.  Once in click on your state and away you go! 

Do you want to write a letter to the state you will be researching?  Here you will find information to help you with that task.  There are at least three resources located here:  The state's Tourism site, the Chamber of Commerce and the Convention & Visitors Bureau Center.  

  Please click on the state you are interested in to visit their Visitors and Tourism Website.  Navigate around the website to find out places you can write letters for travel information or maybe some free giveaways for your project.  All correspondence should to be done in writing.  Any correspondence done by phone or email must be done with a parent,guardian or with Mrs. "F".


Want to sent out for more information?  Why not write to their Chamber of Commerce or a departments available on the link below.  Click here to find your state. 

Click on the State to find great non-print resources:

 

Alabama

Alaska

Arkansas

Arizona

California

Colorado

Connecticut

Delaware

Florida

Georgia

Hawaii

Idaho

Iowa  

Illinois  

Indiana

Kansas 

Kentucky 

Louisiana 

Maine 

Maryland 

Massachusetts 

Michigan 

Minnesota 

Mississippi 

Missouri 

Montana 

Nebraska

Nevada  

New Hampshire

New Jersey

New Mexico

New York

North Carolina

North Dakota 

Ohio

Oklahoma

Oregon

Pennsylvania 

Rhode Island

South Carolina

South Dakota

Tennessee

Texas

Utah 

Vermont 

Virginia

Washington 

West Virginia
Wisconsin Wyoming
       
           

Revised by Mrs. Fagnan on 1.31.15