Table of Contents
- The First Universalist Church moves from Waterloo to Burlington.
- The “Great European” circus performs in Burlington.
- June - Following the shooting death of a white man, African-American Smith Williams is taken from the Burlington Jail and lynched.
- March 3 - The bizarre Kentucky Meat Shower takes place in Bath County, where what appear to be flakes of red meat fall from the sky.
U.S. & World
- May 10 - The Philadelphia Centennial Exhibition opens. Exhibits include the telephone, the phonograph, and a sneak peek at the Statue of Liberty, still in progress.
- June 25-26 - General Custer and the 7th U.S. Cavalry are routed at the Battle of Little Bighorn.
- Queen Victoria adds 'Empress of India' to her titles.
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