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MAY 22

1844 Mary Cassatt (Pennsylvania-born Painter and Printmaker) Mary Cassatt American Artists
1875 Lucy May Stanton (Georgia-born Artist, Teacher with a Unique Style for Miniatures) Georgia Artists American Artists University of Georgia
1933 Arnold Lobel (Los Angeles-born Children's Author & Illustrator) Arnold Lobel Young-adult Authors American Artists
Persons of Historic Significance Who Have Died on This Date
1888 Minneapolis, Minnesota Architect LeRoy S. Buffington Patents a Steel Skeleton Construction Method Allowing Structures to be Built to Any Height Minneapolis, Minnesota Architecture Patents and Trademarks Minnesota Historical Society
1897 The Blackwell Tunnel Is Opened Beneath England's Thames River Great Britain Rivers Greenwich Guide
1944 A 3-cent U.S. Stamp Commemorates the 125th Anniversary of the Savannah's Atlantic Crossing Liverpool, England Savannah, Georgia Steamboats Historic Firsts University of Georgia
1971 The Lyndon Baines Johnson Library and Museum Is Dedicated at the University of Texas Texas President Lyndon Johnson Presidential Libraries and Museums Lyndon Baines Johnson Library and Museum Texas State Historical Association

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