1897
Year 1897 (MDCCCXCVII) was a common year starting on Friday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar and a common year starting on Wednesday of the 12-day slower Julian calendar...
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Marian Anderson Sings at Lincoln Memorial
Marian Anderson, contralto, was denied the right to perform at Constitution Hall by the DAR because of her color. Instead, and at the urging of Eleanor Roose...
List of colonial governors in 1897
This is a list of the governors of colonies, protectorates, or other dependencies in 1897. Where applicable, native rulers are also listed.
Jay Lovestone
Jay Lovestone (December 15, 1897 — March 7, 1990) was at various times a member of the Socialist Party of America, a leader of the Communist Party USA, leader of a small oppositionist party, an anti-C...
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The Strenuous Life
"The Strenuous Life" is the name of a speech given by Theodore Roosevelt in Chicago, Illinois on April 10, 1899. Based upon his personal experiences, he argued that strenuous effort and overcoming har...
TSS Cambria (1897)
TSS Cambria was a twin screw steamer passenger vessel operated by the London and North Western Railway from 1897 to 1923.
She was built by William Denny and Brothers of Dumbarton for the London an...
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HMS Cheerful (1897)
HMS Cheerful was a 30-knot, three-funnel torpedo boat destroyer built by Hawthorn Leslie. She was ordered by the Royal Navy under the 1896 – 1897 Naval Estimates, launched in 1898 and saw action durin...
Luders Affair
The Luders Affair was a legal and diplomatic embarrassment to the Haitian government in 1897.On September 21, 1897, Haitian police were looking for one Dorléus Présumé, who was accused of theft. They ...
1897 in India
Events in the year 1897 in India.
Hendrik Hudson Hotel
Hendrik Hudson Hotel was a prospective eighteen story New York City edifice. It was conceived in 1897 by a syndicate of capitalists from England and the United States. It was to occupy a site on Rive...
Andreas Anagnostakis
Dr Andreas Anagnostakis (1826 – March 27, 1897) was a Greek physician.He was born on the island of Antikythera in 1826 to a family that originated in Anopolis, Sfakia, Crete. He graduated from the Med...
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Owney (dog)
Owney (ca. 1887 – June 11, 1897), was a stray Border terrier adopted as the first unofficial postal mascot by the Albany, New York, post office about 1888. The Albany mail professionals recommended th...
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