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Montana Facts and Figures
Montana Facts and Figures
Origin of Name based on the Spanish word for "mountains." Area (rank) 147,046 sq mi (4th). Population (rank) 1,015,165 (44th). Capital Helena. Admitted to Union (rank) November 8, 1889 (41st).
Glacier National Park
Glacier National Park
was named for the more than 50 named glaciers within its borders. Created in 1910, it became part of Waterton-Glacier International Peace Park, the first international park in the world, in 1932.
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