Florida Statehood (March 3, 1845)

On March 3, 1845, the United States Congress approved the act establishing statehood for Iowa and Florida. This map shows Florida about the time it entered the Union as the 27th state.

Map of Florida by S. Augustus Mitchell (Philadelphia, ca. 1849)

Map of Florida by S. Augustus Mitchell (Philadelphia, ca. 1849)

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