Posted: Oct 12, 2017 01:49 PM MDT
Updated: Oct 12, 2017 01:49 PM MDT
Herman Melville's masterpiece is printed, the U.S. takes possession of Alaska and Puerto Rico, and Reggie Jackson goes deep three times in the World Series, all on this day.
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