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1858 Marshall B. Lloyd (Minnesota-born Inventor, Businessman) Minnesota Scientists and Inventors Business Inventors and Inventions
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1735 James Oglethorpe Presents to the British Parliament a Trustees' Petition for Funding of Colonial Georgia James Oglethorpe Georgia Colonial Georgia Economics Georgia Historical Society
1848 U.S. Senate Ratifies Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo, Ending War with Mexico Mexico U.S. Congress Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo Lincoln Papers
1863 U.S.S. Gem of the Sea Captures the Sloop Petee at Florida's Indian River Inlet Florida American Civil War Naval History Florida Historical Society
1864 In Oregon, the Willamette Valley and Cascade Mountain Wagon Road Is Incorporated as a Toll Road" Oregon Business Transportation Business
1918 Warner Brothers Releases Its First Film, Four Years in Germany Film Business The Internet Movie Database
1922 Striking South African Mine Workers Turn Violent, Attacking Post Offices and Power Stations South Africa Labor Actions South African History
1959 The Alaska House of Representatives Votes to Give the Governor of the New State a Salary of $25,000 a Year Alaska Government Economics Law Alaska Historical Society

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