Montana was admitted to the Union (became a state) on November 8, 1889, by presidential proclamation as the 41st state. Prior to becoming a state Congress made Montana a territory (a part of the U.S. not included within any state but organized with a separate legislature) in May 1864. Celebrate your state's history by displaying state symbols, animals, and state flags. Find your supplies at Flagandbanner.com today.
Learn more about the history of Montana at the State Historical Society of Montana Website.