The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.
1830 · The Second Great Awakening
Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
1836 · City of Salem Incorporated
On March 23, 1836, the city of Salem, Massachusetts was incorporated and three years later adopted a seal and motto
Rodor-beorht, from rodor, heavens, and beorht, bright, and "s" for sun, son, meaning son of the heavenly bright
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