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Madison, Wisconsin

by Forest Products Laboratory (FPL) in Madison, Wisconsin as part of an U.S. Forest Service attempt to conserve forest resources. In 1937, a small stressed-skin house was constructed and garnered enough attention to bring in First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt to dedicate the house. In a testament to the durability of such panel structures, it has endured the severe Wisconsin climate and was used by University of Wisconsin–Madison as a day care center up until 1998 when


NASA

multi-day space mission by a NASA crew. Crew-member Ed White (Edward Higgins White) performs the first American spacewalk (Extra-vehicular activity). *1968 – Valerie Solanas, author of ''SCUM Manifesto'', attempts to assassinate Andy Warhol by shooting him three times. *1959 – The and United States Postal Service attempt the delivery of mail via Missile Mail. *1966 – An F-104 Starfighter collides


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