Historical Events in March 1854

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  • 1st SS City of Glasgow leaves Liverpool harbour with apprpx 480 passengers and crew; she was never seen again
  • 1st German psychologist Friedrich Eduard Beneke disappears; two years later his remains are found in a canal near Charlottenburg.
  • 1st 16th Grand National: John Tasker aboard Bourton wins
  • 7th Charles Miller patents 1st US sewing machine to stitch buttonholes
  • 8th US Commodore Matthew C. Perry's second trip to Japan
  • 17th 1st park land purchased by a US city, Worcester, Mass
  • 28th Britain & France declare war on Russia (Crimean War)
  • 31st Treaty of Kanagawa: Commodore Perry forces Japan to opens ports to US