The Northwest Territory

Bailey Wilson

The Land Features

There are many lakes and rivers in the Northwest Territory, including Lake Superior, Lake Erie, Lake Michigan, Lake Ontario, and Lake Heron. The rivers are, the Mississippi river, and the Ohio river.

The States

The states in the Northwest community need to have 60,000 free inhabitants to be considered a n actual state.
  • Wisconsin
  • Michigan
  • Illinois
  • Indiana
  • Ohio

The Northwest Ordinance

The constitution and government should be republican. States must have at least 60,000 people to be a confirmed state.