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April 16th Traditional Geocache

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With the help of many kind cachers, the "This Day in History" continues.  Please let us know if you would like to help!  This is a classic PNG.

April 16th

According to Wikipedia and other sources, on April 16th:

1818 – The United States Senate ratifies the Rush-Bagot Treaty, establishing the border with Canada.

1862 – American Civil War: The District of Columbia Compensated Emancipation Act, a bill ending slavery in the District of Columbia, becomes law.

1947 – Bernard Baruch coins the term "Cold War" to describe the relationship between the United States and the Soviet Union.

1972Apollo program: The launch of Apollo 16 from Cape Canaveral, Florida.

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