Chronicles of Boone County

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   * 1830 - The Louisville and Portland Canal is opened.   * 1830 - The Louisville and Portland Canal is opened.
   * 1832 - The first [[railroads|railroad]] in Kentucky opens. ​ The horse-drawn cars run between Lexington and Louisville.   * 1832 - The first [[railroads|railroad]] in Kentucky opens. ​ The horse-drawn cars run between Lexington and Louisville.
-  * 1833 - A [[cholera]] outbreak in Lexington kills 1,500 people in less than ten days.+  * 1833 - A [[https://​www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/​pmc/​articles/​PMC2394684/​|cholera]] outbreak in Lexington kills 1,500 people in less than ten days.
   * 1835 - James G. Birney of Danville forms the Kentucky Anti-Slavery Society.   * 1835 - James G. Birney of Danville forms the Kentucky Anti-Slavery Society.
   * 1836 - The legistaure establishes a common school system, creating districts within each county.   * 1836 - The legistaure establishes a common school system, creating districts within each county.
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