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The location of the state of Tennessee in the United States of America

The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to Tennessee:

TennesseeU.S. state located in the Southeastern United States. Tennessee is the 36th most extensive and the 17th most populous of the 50 United States. Tennessee was admitted to the Union as the 16th state on June 1, 1796. Tennessee was the last state to leave the Union and join the Confederacy at the outbreak of the U.S. Civil War in 1861, and the first state to be readmitted to the Union at the end of the war. In the 20th century, Tennessee transitioned from an agrarian economy to a more diversified economy, aided at times by federal entities such as the Tennessee Valley Authority. Tennessee has played a critical role in the development of many forms of American popular music, including rock and roll, blues, country, and rockabilly.

General referenceEdit

An enlargeable map of the state of Tennessee

Geography of TennesseeEdit

Government and politics of TennesseeEdit

Politics of Tennessee

Branches of the government of TennesseeEdit

Government of Tennessee

Executive branch of the government of TennesseeEdit

Legislative branch of the government of TennesseeEdit

Judicial branch of the government of TennesseeEdit

Courts of Tennessee

Law and order in TennesseeEdit

Law of Tennessee

Military in TennesseeEdit

History of TennesseeEdit

History of Tennessee

History of Tennessee, by periodEdit

History of Tennessee, by regionEdit

History of Tennessee, by subjectEdit

History publications on TennesseeEdit

Historical museums and societies in TennesseeEdit

Culture of TennesseeEdit

Economy and infrastructure of TennesseeEdit

Education in TennesseeEdit

Education in Tennessee

See alsoEdit


  1. ^ a b c d e Tennessee Symbols and Honors, in Tennessee Blue Book
  2. ^ "U.S. Census Bureau State & County QuickFacts Tennessee". Archived from the original on 2015-02-07.

External linksEdit

  Wikimedia Atlas of Tennessee