inthe00s
The Pop Culture Information Society...

These are the messages that have been posted on inthe00s over the past few years.

Check out the messageboard archive index for a complete list of topic areas.

This archive is periodically refreshed with the latest messages from the current messageboard.




Check for new replies or respond here...

Subject: 225 Years Ago Thread

Written By: Philip Eno on 02/12/20 at 4:47 am

February 12th 1795 - Boston merchant Moses Brown makes first deposit of gold at Philadelphia Mint, $2275.22.

Subject: Re: 225 Years Ago Thread

Written By: Philip Eno on 02/13/20 at 10:18 am

February 13th 1795 - First state university in US opens, University of North Carolina.

Subject: Re: 225 Years Ago Thread

Written By: Philip Eno on 03/28/20 at 11:51 am

March 28th 1795 – Partitions of Poland: The Duchy of Courland and Semigallia, a northern fief of the Polish–Lithuanian Commonwealth, ceases to exist and becomes part of Imperial Russia.

Subject: Re: 225 Years Ago Thread

Written By: Philip Eno on 07/09/20 at 11:56 am

July 9th 1795 - James Swan pays off the US national debt of $2,024,899.


Subject: Re: 225 Years Ago Thread

Written By: Philip Eno on 07/14/20 at 6:04 am

July 14th 1795 - The French National Convention accepted "La Marseillaise" as the French national anthem. It was the first national anthem of France.

Subject: Re: 225 Years Ago Thread

Written By: Philip Eno on 08/31/20 at 9:32 am

August 31st 1795 – War of the First Coalition: The British captured Trincomalee (present-day Sri Lanka) from the Dutch in order to keep it out of French hands.

Subject: Re: 225 Years Ago Thread

Written By: Philip Eno on 09/15/20 at 9:38 am

September 15th 1795 – Britain seizes the Dutch Cape Colony in southern Africa to prevent its use by the Batavian Republic.

Subject: Re: 225 Years Ago Thread

Written By: Philip Eno on 10/12/20 at 8:13 am

October 12th 1795 – The cornerstone of Old East, the oldest state university building in the United States, is laid at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

Check for new replies or respond here...