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The Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo is signed

Today on February 2nd 1848, the Mexican-American War formally comes to end with the signing of the Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo. The Treaty of Guadalupe...
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Uncle Sam Debuts In The New York Lantern Magazine

Today on March 13, 1852, Uncle Sam makes his debut in the New York Lantern weekly magazine. The iconic cartoon is a commonly used personification...
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The Mary Celeste Departs New York Never To Be Seen Again

Today on November 7, 1872, the Mary Celeste sets sail from New York, only to be found mysteriously abandoned a month later. The disappearance of...

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