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1881 Julian Abele (Pennsylvania-born African-American Architect) Pennsylvania Artists & Designers African-American Artists Architecture
1899 Ellis Wilson (Kentucky-born African-American Artist) Ellis Wilson American Artists African American Artists
1922 Barbara Corrigan (Massachusetts-born Children's Author, Illustrator) Massachusetts Authors and Illustrators Primary Children's Authors Art
1942 Joan Sandin (Arizona-born Children's Author, Illustrator) Arizona Art Young-adult Authors The Authors' Guild James Madison University
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1889 George Washington Bridge Opens, Linking New York City & New Jersey New York City New Jersey George Washington Bridges Washington Heights & Inwood Online
1903 John Olmsted Arrives in Seattle, Washington to Design City Parks Seattle City Parks Parks History Link

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