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1857 John H. Clarke (Ohio-born Associate Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court) Ohio Political and Social Leaders U.S. Supreme Court Oyez
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1803
Travelling with Lewis and Clark

Lewis: The morning was clear and we set out at sunrise. At nine in the morning we passed Letart's Falls. The rapids are amazing here-a little more than 4 ft in 250 yards.
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1875 The Cincinnati Zoo and Botanical Garden Opens Its Doors Cincinnati, Ohio Zoos Cincinnati Zoo and Botanical Garden Ohio Historical Society
1922 Associate Justice John H. Clarke Resigns from the U.S. Supreme Court Ohio Political and Social Leaders U.S. Supreme Court Oyez
1977 Ted Turner Wins the America's Cup Yacht Race Ted Turner Sailing America's Cup New York Times
1997 Ted Turner Announces $1 Billion Donation to United Nations' Charities United Nations Ted Turner Philanthropy CNN

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