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Ultimately, a group of settlers with New Hampshire land grant titles established the Vermont Republic in 1777 as an independent state during the American Revolutionary War.The Vermont Republic partially abolished slavery before any of the other states. states that were previously sovereign states (along with California, Hawaii, and Texas).), making it the 43rd-largest in land area and the 47th in water area.In total area, it is larger than El Salvador and smaller than Haiti.In 2000, the state legislature was the first to recognize civil unions for same-sex couples.In 2011–2012, the state officially recognized four Abenaki tribes.In the southwest portion of the state are located the Taconic Mountains.
The Green Mountains in Vermont form a north–south spine running most of the length of the state, slightly west of its center.
Its greatest width, from east to west, is 89 miles (143 km) at the Canada–U. border; the narrowest width is 37 miles (60 km) near the Massachusetts border. The state's geographic center is approximately three miles (5 km) east of Roxbury, in Washington County. Several mountains have timberlines with delicate year-round alpine ecosystems, including Mount Mansfield, the highest mountain in the state; Killington Peak, the second-highest; Camel's Hump, the state's third-highest; and Mount Abraham, the fifth-highest peak. Its metropolitan area is also the most populous in the state, with an estimate of 218,395 as of 2017.
Although these towns are large enough to be considered cities, they are not incorporated as such.
The geography of the state is marked by the Green Mountains, which run north–south up the middle of the state, separating Lake Champlain and other valley terrain on the west from the Connecticut River valley that defines much of its eastern border.
A majority of its terrain is forested with hardwoods and conifers. The state's climate is characterized by warm, humid summers and cold, snowy winters.
After being defeated in 1763 in the Seven Years' War, France ceded its territory east of the Mississippi River to Great Britain.