Thank you Brandon for sharing the counter-weights used in measuring out opium. These weights were used during the opium trade era in China. What a very cool reminder of the Open Door Policy era.
Category: Quirky History
Read Why Are There 100 Cents in the U.S. Dollar? Have you ever thought about who or how are monetary system was developed? There are many different types of history – as we study United States History please be curious about all the small historical events that were occurring along with the more significant events …