Chronicles of Boone County

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1853

1850's

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Events

Boone County

Kentucky

  • Stephen Foster's “My Old Kentucky Home” is published. NPR story

U.S. & World

  • Cincinnati became 1st US city to pay fire fighters a regular salary. HistoryOrb.com
  • National Black convention meets in Rochester NY. HistoryOrb.com
  • Completion of Grand Trunk Line, trains begin running over 1st North American railroad between Portland, Maine & Montreal.HistoryOrb.com
1853.txt · Last modified: 2014/01/29 12:45 by jgregory