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Ohio Clock, Historic clock in the United States

Description: The Ohio Clock is a prominent timepiece located in the United States Capitol.

History: Commissioned in 1815, the clock has witnessed significant events in American history.

Culture: It symbolizes the enduring nature of American democracy over time.

Practical: Senators often reference the Ohio Clock when speaking about timing.

Did you know ?: The clock's minute hand is mistakenly attributed to being stopped for historical events.

Location: Washington, D.C.

Source: Wikimedia

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Ohio Clock Historic clock in the United States

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