Today in History

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  • 1844 Samual F.B. Morse taps out "What Hath God Wrought"
  • 1866 Berkeley named (for George Berkeley, Bishop of Cloyne).
  • 1883 The Brooklyn Bridge opened by Pres. Arthur & Gov. Cleveland.
  • 1899 In Boston, the 1st auto repair shop opens.

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