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1838 is a year in the 19th century. It is the ninth year in the decade of the 1830s.

Known Events[]

  • Samuel Morse perfects the telegraph.[1]
  • Frederick Douglass escapes from slavery.[2]
  • The Cherokee are forced to march on the Trail of Tears.[3]

Where in Time is Carmen Sandiego?[]

In Episode 41, Dr. Belljar is sent by Carmen Sandiego to the United States in 1838 to steal the telegraph, sending the Time Pilots on a chase through the history of long-distance communication.

In Season 2, Episode 38, Sir Vile taunts the Time Pilots by saying that he is in the southeastern U.S. There, he says with a heavy heart, the U.S. government ordered the Cherokee people to leave their homeland along the infamous Trail of Tears. His clues lead the Time Pilots to the year 1838.