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MAY 28

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1864 In Florida, Union Soldiers From the Schooner Fox Destroy Salt Works between the Suwannee River and St. Marks Florida American Civil War Florida Historical Society
1892 The Florida East Coast Railroad Company Is Incorporated Florida Railroad Business Florida Historical Society
1923 The Santa Rita No. 1 Oil Well Comes in on the Campus of the University of Texas in Reagan County Reagan County, Texas Business University of Texas in Reagan County Texas State Historical Association
1932 In Florida, the Daytona Art League Is Incorporated Daytona Beach, Florida Fine Arts Art League of Daytona Beach Florida Historical Society
1935 The California Pacific Exposition Opens for a Year in San Diego's Balboa Park San Diego, California Economics Learn California
1957 National League Owners Vote Unanimously to Allow the New York Giants and Brooklyn Dodgers to Move to San Francisco and Los Angeles New York City California Baseball Major League Baseball Businesses History Channel New York Times
1960 In Montgomery, Alabama, an All-White Jury Acquits Martin Luther King Jr. of Tax Evasion Charges Montgomery, Alabama Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Taxes Law Georgia Historical Society University of Georgia

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