Followed by the adoption of the First Geneva Convention in 1864
By President Abraham Lincoln of the US, freeing all slaves
July 1-3, American Civil War; total forces, 158,300; estimated casualties, 51,000; high tide for the Confederacy
Was an English colonial statesman and poet
English-born NZ politician who served twice as PM 1882-1883
Jockey - H. Chifney, Trainer - Sam Waldock, Owner - J. Harper, Time - 3.44.00
Confirms the First Treaty of Saigon.
July 1-3, American Civil War; total forces, 158,300; estimated casualties, 51,000
Confederate Civil War general American
The infection spread from India to Afghanistan in 1839 There were sporadic outbreaks over the next 6 years before it reappeared in India & the Middle East in 1845. It spread to Russia, where it is estimated that it caused at least a million deaths. And by 1848 it had hit Europe. In 1854, more than 23,000 died in Britain alone.