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1902 Rex Goreleigh (Pennsylvania-born African-American Painter) Rex Goreleigh American Artists African American Artists
1912 Romare Bearden (North Carolina-born African-American Artist) Romare Bearden American Artists African American Artists
1901 Richard Floethe (German Children's Author, Illustrator) German Authors & Illustrators Artists University of Southern Mississippi
1937 Bernard Most (New York City-born Children's Author, Illustrators) New York City Authors & Illustrators Primary children's Authors American Artists Official Web Site
1942 Demi (Massachusetts-born Children's Author, Illustrator) Massachusetts Authors & Illustrators Primary children's Authors American Artists Greenville Public Library Children's Literature Web Guide Kidsread
Ellen Stoll Walsh (Maryland-born Children's Author, Illustrator) Maryland Authors & Illustrators Primary children's Authors American Artists
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1885 The Cornerstone Is Set for the New Georgia State Capitol Building in Atlanta Georgia  Architecture and Design University of Georgia
1935 The First Bridge Connecting Alaska's Douglas Island with Juneau Is Opened Juneau, Alaska Bridges Historic Firsts Alaska Historical Society

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