May 11, 2021 - On this day in 1910, President William Howard Taft signed legislation setting aside land for Glacier National Park in Montana. It's one of the most beautiful national parks in the country. During the Great Depression in the 1930s, Civilian Conservation Corps camps were set up in the park to provide jobs for young men.
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Today In History
May 111910: Glacier National Park, a park within the National Park Service system of parks located in Montana, was established when President William Howard Taft signed a bill passed by Congress setting aside land for the park.
1858: Library of Congress: Minnesota (known as "Land of 10,000 Lakes") became the 32nd state admitted into the Union. Minnesota's application for statehood was submitted to President James Buchanan in January, but became entangled with the controversial issue of Kansas statehood, delaying it for several months until it was finally approved by Congress.
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