Historical happenings

5/22/1819 1st steam propelled vessel to cross Atlantic (Savannah leaves Ga)

5/22/1842 ~ Farmers Lester Howe and Henry Wetsel discover Howe Caverns in New York state when they stumble upon a large gaping hole in the ground.

5/22/1915 ~ Lassen Peak erupts with a powerful force, and is the only mountain, other than Mount St. Helens, to erupt in the continental US during the 20th century.

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