- Ellis Island opens
- The Johnson County War breaks out in Wyoming
- Sierra Club is organized
- Lizzie Borden's father and step-mother are found murdered
- Pledge of Allegiance recited in schools
- The Stanley Cup is donated by Sir Frederick Stanley.
- Grover Cleveland defeats Benjamin Harrison
- Myers Automatic Booth employed by voters at Lockport, NY
- Adirondack Park is created
Thursday, February 19, 2009
Events of 1892
My family seemed fairly isolated from US and world events around them. Here are just a few events from 1892 that they may or may not have been aware of.