Many state borders were created along rivers, lakes, and other natural formations. As you move west (as more states were created) it became easier to just divide it using straight lines which is why western states are more rectangular.
There is a great book out right now with that very title and subject. It's very interesting.
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How many of the 50 US states have you visited? I have been in 27 and have a goal to visit all 50.
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Let's take a moment to think about these so called "God Given Rights" I hear the religious harping on all the time. According to the religious folks out there, God has always existed. Now. if these...
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