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Subject: [Q-R] Dec. 13
Date: Sun, 13 Dec 2009 08:57:25 EST
Dec. 13,1837 Buffalo New York - William Lyon Mackenzie 1795-1861
sets up a provisional government and proclaims a Canadian Republic on Navy
Island in the Niagara River; disgusted by a lack of support, he leaves Jan.
14, 1838 and settles in New York City.