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MARCH 13

1781 Karl Schinke (German Architect, Painter) German Artists and Architects Architecture Artists
1870 William Glackens (Pennsylvania-born Artist) Pennsylvania Artists and Architects Artists
1886 Albert Stevens (Maryland-born Balloonist, Aerial Photographer) Maryland Artists and Photographers Hot-Air Balloons Photography
1933 Diane Dillon (California-born Children's Author, Illustrator) Diane Dillon Primary Authors and Illustrators American Artists
1939 Gail Owens (Michigan-born Children's Author, Illustrator) Michigan Authors Primary Authors and Illustrators American Artists
1957 Lisa Campbell Ernst (Oklahoma-born Children's Author, Illustrator) Oklahoma Authors Primary Authors and Illustrators American Artists
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1852 "Uncle Sam" Cartoon First Appears in the N.Y. Lantern Weekly Cartoons and Comics U.S. Symbols New York Times
1914 Washington's Lake Union Dam Bursts and Fremont Bridge Collapses Washington Parks and Landmarks Dams Bridges History Link
1928 California's St Francis Valley Dam Bursts: 450 Die California Dams Death

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