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1836 is a year in the 19th century. It is the seventh year in the decade of the 1830s.

Known Events[]

  • The first McGuffey Reader is published.[1]
  • Martin Van Buren is elected President after four years as Vice President.[2]
  • Mexican Troops capture the Alamo from Texan defenders.[3]

Where in Time is Carmen Sandiego?[]

In Episode 51, the Time Pilots contact Omnicia, who tells them all about the McGuffey Readers. By 1870, these will be the most widely-read books in the United States. Her clues lead the Time Pilots to the year 1836, when the first McGuffey Readers were published.