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Palm Sunday

Christian Commemoration, iconic image
04/13/1862
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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