Norman Rockwell's first cover appears on “The Saturday Evening Post”

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Impressionist painter Claude Monet born

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English book illustrator Arthur Rackham born

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National Quilting Day

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Martin Scorsese, American film director, born

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Afropop Worldwide

Afropop Worldwide — PRI

This PRI series explores the vast variety of music that has African roots or influences, including Francophone nations as well as many Caribbean and Latin American countries. The series includes webcasts.

57 Chevy, front end

Automobile in American Life and Society

The automobile’s impact on American life is everywhere. Each of the site’s five sections contains two essays, plus a select annotated bibliography or bibliographic essay to guide further reading.

Cine con Clase

Cine con Clase

From the Center for the Liberal Arts (CLA de la Universidad de Virginia/The University of Virginia), an NEH-funded site using films clips to teach Spanish language and culture. Advanced, AP, college level, and older students.

Helen Beatrix Potter, English author, illustrator, and conservationist best known for children’s books, born

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A pinata

Posadas and Other Traditions of Mexico

From Dirección General de Culturas Populares, a section of a larger site focusing on holidays celebrated in Mexico and their wider significance. Intermediate through advanced students.