Michigan

Michigan State Government

     

Capital: Lansing

Largest Cities: Ann Arbor, Birmingham, Cheboygan, Copper Harbor, Dearborn, Detroit, Flint, Grand Rapids, Ironwood, KalamazooMarquette, Menominee, Saginaw, Troy, Warren

Present Constitution Drafted: April 1, 1963

Entered Union: January 26, 1837 (26)

Motto: “If you seek a pleasant peninsula, look around you”

State Flower: Apple Blossom

State Tree: White Pine

State Bird: Robin

State Dog: Not Specified

State Insect: Not Specified

State Song: “Michigan, My Michigan”

Nickname: Great Lakes State, Wolverine State