1872 in the United States

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1872 in the United States
Years: 1869 1870 187118721873 1874 1875

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37 stars (1867–77)

Timeline of United States history
History of the United States (1865–1918)

Events from the year 1872 in the United States.


President Ulysses S Grant by Matthew Brady c. 1870

Federal Government


Brigham Young, photo circa 1870
Clarence King (1842-1901) as a young man


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William Bell, Perched Rock, western Arizona Territory, 1872 photo for Wheeler Survey




  1. Cassandra Willyard (November 26, 2008). "Benchmarks: Exposing the Great Diamond Hoax". Earth. American Geological Institute. Retrieved September 13, 2010.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  2. McDougall, Walter A. (April 7, 2009). Throes of Democracy. HarperCollins. p. 551. ISBN 978-0-06-186236-6. Retrieved May 24, 2013.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  3. "THE DIAMOND FIELDS; Exposure of a Gigantic Swindle Report of Geological Experts The Ground "Salted" Dissolution of the Company". The New York Times. November 28, 1872.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>

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