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AUGUST 23

1852 Arnold Toynbee (English Economist and Social Reformer) English Mathematicians and Scientists Economists
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1822 City of Pensacola Is Incorporated by the Territorial Government of Florida Florida Florida Historical Society
1892 New York African-American Inventor, Oscar Brown, Granted Patent for a Horseshoe New York Scientists & Inventors Inventors & Inventions Horses African-American Scientists & Inventors University of Buffalo
1902 Fannie Farmer's School of Cookery Opens Fannie Farmer Foods & Nutrition History Net
1905 Great Northern and North Pacific Railroads Jointly Incorporate the Portland & Seattle Railway Washington Railroads Busines & Economics State of Washington
1935 Congress Passes the Banking Act of 1935 Revising Operation of the Federal Reserve System U.S. Congress The New Deal Federal Reserve System University of Virginia

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