Michigan Fast Facts for Today
- State Motto: Si quaeris peninsulam amoenam circumspice (If you seek a pleasant peninsula, look around you)
- Mint - Michigan growers produce more than 50,000 pounds of spearmint and peppermint each year.
- Archaeologists have discovered skeletons of whales that once inhabited the prehistoric lakes of lower Michigan before the glacial movements.
- Sault Ste. Marie was founded more than 100 years before the American Revolution (1668). It is the oldest city in the Midwest.
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