Time Line - 1833

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  • April 22: Erie & Kalamazoo Rail road incorporated. [MDY33/DWS]

  • June 6: Andrew Jackson was the first United States President to ride on a railroad train. He journeyed from Ellicott's Mills Maryland to Baltimore over the  Baltimore & Ohio. [AARQJ]

  • Electromagnetic telegraph is invented. [DWS]

Time line Key:

  • Railroad event in Michigan
  • Event relating to mining
  • Event related to car ferries
  • Event outside of Michigan
  • Improvement in Technology
  • Railroad built or extended
  • Railroad abandoned and/or removed
  • Economic panic or depression