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Palm Sunday

Christian Commemoration, iconic image
Palm Sunday, the Sunday before Easter, was celebrated this day in the western Christian calendar for 1862, commemorating the entry of Jesus into Jerusalem.  (By John Osborne)
Source Citation: 
William H. Knight, ed., Bancroft's Handbook Almanac for the Pacific States: An Official Register and Year-Book of Facts for 1862 (San Francisco, CA:  H.H. Bancroft and Co., 1862), 5. 


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