When did Tallahassee become the state capital?

Answer The city of Tallahassee was established in 1825, following a decision by the legislature to locate the capital of Florida between St. Augustine and Pensacola. As of February 2010, Tallahassee is th... Read More »

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When did Tallahassee become Florida's state capital?

Tallahassee was chosen as the capital of the Florida territory in 1824. Florida became a state in 1845, at which time the territorial capital became the state capital. The state capitol building wa... Read More »

When did Columbus become Ohio's state capital?

Columbus became the state capital of Ohio in 1816. The capital was previously located in Chillicothe and Zanesville, but moved to Columbus in that year. The state built the city with the intention ... Read More »

How did lansing become our state capital in michigan?

Michigan's first capitol wasn't Lansing. When settlers from Lansing, New York arrived in 1835 it was an area of dense forests in a flood plain that was mostly underwater. Named Lansing Township aft... Read More »

How Do I Become a Page at the Iowa State Capital?

Appointments to the Iowa Legislature as a page are for both full and half-sessions. It is a rare opportunity for qualified high school students to watch the legislative process in action. Pages get... Read More »