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Jump Back in Time Gilded Age (1878-1889)

Four Standard Time Zones for the Continental U.S. Were Introduced


Taking the time, Brooklyn Navy Yard

Navy Yard officials set a clock to the official time in Brooklyn, New York

CREDIT: “Taking the time, Brooklyn Navy Yard,” 1890-1901. Prints and Photographs Division, Library of Congress. Reproduction Number LC-D4-21274 A.

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