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What Happened – October 31

It was on this day in 1913 that street car workers in Indianapolis went out on strike, in a rather unpeaceful manner. They had organized in order to seek better working conditions and pay, but the Terminal and Traction Company … Continue reading

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What Happened – July 6

It was on this day in 1887 that the monarch of the¬†Kingdom of Hawaii signed a new constitution. The document had been written by a group called the Hawaiian League, and it¬†transferred most of the political power from the monarchy … Continue reading

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