Events

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Crime/Disasters 03/22/1859 Disastrous earthquake levels the city of Quito in Ecuador and kills 5000 people
Slavery/Abolition 12/12/1859 Dion Boucicault's controversial play about slavery opens at the Winter Garden Theater in New York City
Business/Industry 07/11/1863 Diminutive Norwegian cargo vessel crosses the stormy North Atlantic to deliver goods to Chicago
Education/Culture 10/22/1860 Dickinson student, John F. Frederick '64, takes another drunken step towards ending his college career
Religion/Philosophy 07/11/1860 Dickinson College trustees hold firm that daily morning prayers will take place "before breakfast"
Education/Culture 12/17/1860 Dickinson College students punished for "smoking out" a classmate from his dormitory room
Education/Culture 10/08/1860 Dickinson College students given a day off classes to attend the local Agricultural Fair
Dickinsonian 07/08/1858 Dickinson College holds annual commencement ceremonies (1858)
Dickinsonian 07/09/1846 Dickinson College holds annual commencement ceremonies
Dickinsonian 07/08/1847 Dickinson College holds annual commencement ceremonies
Dickinsonian 07/13/1848 Dickinson College holds annual commencement ceremonies
Dickinsonian 07/12/1849 Dickinson College holds annual commencement ceremonies
Dickinsonian 06/11/1850 Dickinson College holds annual commencement ceremonies
Dickinsonian 06/26/1851 Dickinson College holds annual commencement ceremonies
Dickinsonian 07/08/1852 Dickinson College holds annual commencement ceremonies
Dickinsonian 07/14/1853 Dickinson College holds annual commencement ceremonies
Dickinsonian 07/13/1854 Dickinson College holds annual commencement ceremonies
Dickinsonian 07/12/1855 Dickinson College holds annual commencement ceremonies
Dickinsonian 07/10/1856 Dickinson College holds annual commencement ceremonies
Dickinsonian 07/09/1857 Dickinson College holds annual commencement ceremonies