What Happened In……1890

Misc. Events US Census records from this year are nearly completely destroyed by fire, then by purposeful destruction in 1921 and 1934. Comanche, surviving horse from Battle of Little BigHorn, died.President of the United States: Benjamin HarrisonVice President: Levi P. Morton   January- Nellie Bly Circled the Globe United Mine Workers of America Founded February […]

What Happened in 1849

January Elizabeth Blackwell was the first female doctor in the United States.  It was the year 1849 when she was award her MD. The President of the United States was James Knox Polk, then Zachary Taylor. February President Polk was the first President to be photographed. March Minnesota became a US Territory Zachary Taylor refused […]