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list the states of the us in 1883

In 1883, California, Georgia, Texas, Florida, Virginia, Alabama, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Massachusetts, Minnesota, North Carolina, Colorado, Michigan, Ohio, Missouri, Maryland, Illinois, Maine, Connecticut, Louisiana, Indiana, Wisconsin, Rhode Island, Tennessee, Oregon, Mississippi, Kentucky, Vermont, Delaware, West Virginia, New Hampshire, Nevada, Kansas, Arkansas, Iowa, South Carolina, Nebraska and New York were US states.