The victory over the British in the War of 1812 established the independence of America. The nation's population increased at a steady rate causing the so-called "restless" Americans who didn't want to live in the overpopulated, dirty, unsanitary cities in the north to move westward.
The bald eagle, today a protected species, is the national bird and symbol of the United States.
For centuries, native peoples lived across the vast expanse that would become the United States of America.
The mid-Atlantic region includes Delaware, Maryland, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania and the city of Washington, D. These industrial areas attracted millions of European immigrants and gave rise to some of the East Coast”s largest cities – New York, Baltimore and Philadelphia.
The South includes Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia and West Virginia.