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Celebrating 197 years

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197 years ago today, Indiana became a state. 

In honor of the occasion, Governor Mike Pence declared December 11 as Statehood Day in Indiana.

According to the governor's proclamation, President James Madison admitted Indiana as the 19th state of the Union in 1816.

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