Events

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Lawmaking/Litigating 12/18/1860 Governor Hicks refuses to call the Maryland legislature to hear the Mississippi secession commissioner
Legal/Political 01/02/1860 Governor Chase of Ohio responds to Virginia Governor Wise's accusations against his northern neighbors
Campaigns/Elections 04/01/1861 Governor Buckingham re-elected as Republicans once again sweep state elections in Connecticut
Lawmaking/Litigating 03/19/1858 Governor Banks of Massachusetts signs the order removing Judge Edward Greely Loring as Judge of Probate for Suffolk County
Campaigns/Elections 08/24/1860 Governor Banks of Massachusetts declines re-nomination for a second term
Battles/Soldiers 04/14/1861 Governor Alexander Ramsey makes Minnesota the first state to pledge its militia to the Union
Legal/Political 09/10/1851 Gorsuch posse breaks apart over fears about Vigilance Committee spying
Religion/Philosophy 03/29/1850 Good Friday
Religion/Philosophy 04/22/1859 Good Friday
Religion/Philosophy 04/02/1858 Good Friday
Religion/Philosophy 04/10/1857 Good Friday
Religion/Philosophy 04/16/1854 Good Friday
Religion/Philosophy 03/25/1853 Good Friday
Religion/Philosophy 04/18/1851 Good Friday
Religion/Philosophy 04/09/1852 Good Friday
Religion/Philosophy 04/18/1862 Good Friday
Religion/Philosophy 03/25/1864 Good Friday
Religion/Philosophy 04/14/1865 Good Friday
Lawmaking/Litigating 11/13/1860 Golden become the capital of the unsanctioned "Territory of Jefferson"
Foreign 02/12/1851 Gold is discovered in southern Australia