• Southern United States - Wikipedia

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Southern_United_States The Southern United States, also known as the American South, the Southern States, or simply the South, is a geographic and cultural region of the United States.It is located between the Atlantic Ocean and the Western United States, with the Midwestern United States and Northeastern United States to its north and the Gulf of Mexico and Mexico to its south.
  • Southern United States - New World Encyclopedia

    www.newworldencyclopedia.org/entry/Southern_United_States The Southern United States—commonly referred to as the American South or simply the South—constitutes a large distinctive region in the southeastern and south-central United States.Because of the region's unique cultural and historic heritage, including early European colonial settlements, the doctrine of states' rights, the institution of slavery, and the legacy of the Confederacy during ...
  • Southern United States - Simple English Wikipedia, the ...

    simple.wikipedia.org/wiki/Southern_United_States The Southern United States (also known as The Southern States or "The South" among Americans) is a term for the Southeastern part of the United States.All Confederate States were in the South, but not all Southern States joined the Confederacy. The States farthest to the south are called the "Deep South". Even though Arizona, New Mexico and southern California are geographically southern parts ...
  • History of the Southern United States - Wikipedia

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_the_Southern_United_States The history of the Southern United States reaches back hundreds of years and includes the Mississippian people, well known for their mound building.European history in the region began in the very earliest days of the exploration and colonization of North America. Spain, France, and England eventually explored and claimed parts of what is now the Southern United States, and the cultural ...
  • South (United States of America) - Wikitravel

    wikitravel.org/en/South_(United_States_of_America) Note: Texas and Florida are southern states, but are distinct regions in their own right. Oklahoma is also often considered southern, though it is on the Great Plains. Eastern and Southern Maryland have a distinctly southern culture, but the rest of the state falls firmly in the North.. Cities []. These are some of the major cities in the South. Atlanta ...
  • Southern United States - infoAnew

    infoanew.com/wikipedia/Southern_United_States Southern United States Wikipedia+ article with 579 related articles and pictures. Contents: Geography, History, Modern economy, Education, Culture, Sports, Health.
  • the South | Definition, States, & History | Britannica

    www.britannica.com/place/the-South-region The warm climate of the South affords a period of 200–290 frost-free days per year, enabling such profitable crops as tobacco, rice, sugarcane, and cotton to be grown. This climate, coupled with abundant rainfall, offered 17th- and 18th-century European settlers a superb opportunity to raise crops for export if an adequate permanent labour supply could be found.
  • Dictionary of Southern Slang - ThoughtCo

    www.thoughtco.com/southern-slang-dictionary-2211844 A lazy man's load is an unmanageably large load carried to avoid making more than one trip. This colloquial phrase is often used to indicate that someone is too lazy to think properly.Example: "Sam took a lazy man's load of groceries out of the car and ended up spilling them all over the sidewalk."
  • 25 Best Places to Visit in the Southern USA

    vacationidea.com/ideas/best-places-to-visit-in-southern-usa.html Charlotte is a major city in the state of North Carolina. Millions of visitors are drawn there each year to visit the NASCAR Hall of Fame, the kid-friendly Discovery Place, and the Levine Museum of the New South, which educates guests on post-Civil War history in the southern United States.
  • Southern United States | The Planetary Society

    www.planetary.org/space-images/southern-united-states The southern United States and Gulf of Mexico, as seen at night from the International Space Station. The Florida Peninsula is on the right.