|Signed into Statehood on September 9, 1850||
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Named for a fictional place called,
"Califia" in a book by Montalvo in 1510, and nicknamed Golden
State. California is located off
of the Pacific Ocean to the west; Oregon to the north; Nevada and
Arizona to the east and Mexico to the south.
California's highest peak is Mount Whitney at 14,494 feet, the 2nd highest in the United States. The lowest point is at Death Valley 282 feet below sea level.
NOTE: I HAVE BEEN TO SAN DIEGO, LOS ANGELES, SAN FRANCISCO, SAN DIEGO ZOO WILD ANIMAL PARK, DISNEYLAND, KNOTT'S BERRY FARM, ALCATRAZ, HOLLYWOOD, THE PACIFIC COAST HIGHWAY.
Last Updated on 03/02/2008 by Floridawn Designs