Daily Archives: June 18, 2017

Thursday June 17, 1937

The story continues with the second journal.  This is an entry from her personal diary, diary 2by Elizabeth Lancaster Carsey 80-years-ago. Click here to read more.

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Here’s what else was happening 80-years-ago today


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A state funeral was held in Germany for 31 victims of the May 29 Deutschland incident.

Cuban band Orquesta Casino de la Playa record “Bruca maniguá“, Arsenio Rodríguez‘s first hit.

Image result for june 17, 1937Severe flooding  in Hot Springs, SD along the Fall River




Cornerstone1The cornerstone is place at the state capitol in Salem, Oregon

Amelia Earhart and Fred Noonan with their Lockheed Electra 10E, NR16020, at Calcutta

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Chicago Daily Tribune June 17, 1937
Chicago Daily Tribune June 17, 1937