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1909 Al Capp (Connecticut-born Cartoonist: Li'l Abner) Al Capp Cartoons & Comics
1946 Barbara Samuels (American Children's Author) Primary Children's Authors American Artists & Illustrators
Persons of Historic Significance Who Have Died on This Date
1937 President Franklin Roosevelt Visits the Bonneville Dam on the Columbia River Oregon Washington President Franklin Roosevelt Columbia River Nazi Germany
1953 Life Magazine Article Features the Northwest School of American Painters Journalism American Artists History Link
1987 National Museum of African Art Moves to New Facility on the National Mall Smithsonian Institution African-American History African-American Registry
1991 Hammering Man, a 22,000-Pound 48"-Tall Sculpture, Is Damaged While Being Installed in Seattle, Washington Seattle, Washington Art History Link

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