On This Day

What Happened on December 26, 1854

Historical Events

  • Treaty of Medicine Creek signed by Nisqually, Puyallup and Coast Salish peoples with Isaac Ingalls Stevens, Governor of Washington Territory, giving up 2.5 million acres to preserve fishing and gathering rights [1]
  • Wood-pulp paper 1st exhibited, Buffalo
1854 Highlights

About December 26, 1854

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 167 years, 7 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Capricorn