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1870 is a year in the 19th century. It is the first year in the decade of the 1870s.

Known Events[]

  • The first square-bottomed paper bags are used.[1]
  • The grandson of Betsy Ross begins her legend.[2]

Where in Time is Carmen Sandiego?[]

In Season 2, Episode 40, Medeva intrudes the Chronoskimmer and taunts the Time Pilots and talks about Betsy Ross. She expresses doubts that Betsy Ross sewed the first American flag because her legend only dates back to the Grant administration, 94 years after the Declaration of Independence. Medeva's clues lead the Time Pilots to the year 1870.