Settled 40,000 years ago by ancestors of Amerindians; diverse cultures developed; Spanish, French, British and others settled here from 16th century, native cultures were largely destroyed; nation expanded westward through 19th century; had Civil War in 1860s; official language is English, though a sizable minority speaks Spanish, and various other languages are also spoken.

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Go Historic ID
36785
Coordinates
37.0902400° N, 95.7128910° W map

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Place ID
36785
Title
USA