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1791 Jean-Louis Gericault (French Painter and Lithographer) Jean-Louis Gericault Artists
1862 Arthur B. Davies (New York-born Painter, Printmaker and Tapestry Designer) New York Artists Artists
1874 Lewis Hine (Wisconsin-born Photographer of Child Labor Abuses) Lewis Hine Photography Child Labor
1925 Berthe Amoss (New Orleans-born Children's Author, Illustrator) Berthe Amoss Primary Children's Authors American Artists
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1926 A Monument Is Dedicated at the Wallowa Lake, Oregon Burial Site of Nez Percé Chief Joseph Wallowa Lake, Oregon Chief Joseph SalemOregon.com
1992 The Minnesota Vietnam Veterans Memorial Is Dedicated in St. Paul St. Paul, Minnesota Vietnam War Minnesota Historical Society
1997 Two Earthquakes Kill 10 People, Severely Damage Art Treasures in Central Italy Italy Earthquakes Art Death BBC

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