On This Day

Events in History in September 1883

  • Sep 6 Cub's Burns (extra bases), Williamson & Pfeiffer get 3 hits in 1 inn
  • Sep 8 Northern Pacific RR's last spike driven at Independence Creek, Mont
  • Sep 11 James Cutler patents postal mail chute
  • Sep 21 First direct US-Brazil telegraph connection
  • Sep 24 National black convention meets in Louisville, Kentucky