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1853 Stanford White (New York City-born Architect) New York City Artists, Architects & Designers Architecture
1924 Robert Frank (Swiss-American Photographer) Robert Frank Photography
1934 Lois Ehlert (Wisconsin-born Children's Author, Illustrator) Lois Ehlert Primary Children's Authors American Artists
1950 Pat Cummings (Chicago-born Children's Author, Illustrator) Chicago Authors and Illustrators Young-adult Authors Primary Children's Authors American Artists
Persons of Historic Significance Who Have Died on This Date
1842 First U.S. Patent for Design Issued for a Typeface and Borders Patents, Trademarks and Copyrights Art and Design Historic Firsts USPTO
1948 In Georgia, U.S. Post Office Issues a 3-cent Stamp Honoring Moina Michael Who Championed Selling Poppies to Help Disabled Soldiers Georgia Political and Social Leaders World War II Special Needs Education Community Service U.S. Postal Service University of Georgia

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