Newspapers have always served as an essential source of information. They hold irreplaceable information on the hundreds of years of history they represent. For the year 1737, some such events that can be further discovered through the use of our archival of newspapers is the passing of the Theatrical Licensing Act in Britain, Austria joining the Russo-Turkish War, the establishment of the News Letter newspaper, the completion of the Walking Purchase, the inauguration of the Teatro di San Carlo, and so much more! Each title is available individually, and all are searchable via an interface that allows users to easily view, search, zoom, print and save digital page images.
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May 28, 1737
John Bevis witnesses the passing of the planet Venus in front of Mercury at the Royal Greenwich Observatory.
June 21, 1737
Plays are required to be submitted to the Lord Chamberlain for censorship by the Theatrical Licensing Act in Britain.
June 30, 1737
The Ottoman fortress of Ochakov is stormed by Field Marshal Munnich and his Russian forces, taking 4,000 Turks as prisoners during the Russo-Turkish War.