March 18, 1874 - #Hawaii signed a treaty giving exclusive trading rights with the islands to the U.S. and then March 18, 1959 - U.S. President Eisenhower signed the Hawaii statehood bill. Find out what else happened this day in #history http://on-this-day.com/onthisday/thedays/alldays/mar18.htm https://www.facebook.com/CenturyCorpMD #apartments
Can the Constitution Govern America's Sprawling Empire? The U.S. Supreme Court struggles to stretch a Constitution written for 13 coastal states to encompass non-contiguous states, dependent nations, insular areas, and a commonwealth.
Hawaii Statehood, August 21, 1959. Hawaii entered as the 50th state. Alaska had not been admitted as the 49th state when this brochure was prepared. On August 21, 1959, Hawaii became the 50th state to join the United States of America. Hawaii’s journey to becoming a state had started five months prior when President Dwight D. Eisenhower signed the Hawaii Admission Act on March 18, 1959.