Queen Victoria Bun Head Farthing 1888

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What Happened in 1888?

  • An institute to treat rabies is founded as a result of Louis Pasteur's research.
    "Jack the Ripper" murders six women in London.
    "Kodak" box camera makes picture taking simple.
    Heinrich Hertz proves the existence of radio waves.
    The coin-operated public telephone.
    Edison's phonograph is manufactured for sale to the public.