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It is widely debated when time capsules were first used, but the concept is fairly simple, and the ideaand first use of time capsules could be much older than is currently documented.[3]The term "timecapsule" appears to be a relatively recent coinage dating from 1938.[4]Around 1761, some dated artifacts were placed inside the hollow coppergrasshopper weathervane,itself dating from 1742, atop historicFaneuil Hallin Boston.[5]A time capsule dating to 1777 was discovered within a religious statue inSotillo de la Ribera.[6]A timecapsule was discovered in November 30, 2017, inBurgos, Spain. A wooden statue of Jesus Christhad hidden inside it a document with economic, political and cultural information, written by Joaquín
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Boston Massacre, Samuel Adams, time capsules, Massachusetts State House

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