Realist painter Edward Hopper was born on July 22, 1882, in Upper Nyack, New York.
Architect Frank Lloyd Wright was born Frank Lincoln Wright on June 8, 1867, in Richland Center, Wisconsin.
On June 4, 1979, the USPS issued the first block of four stamps in the American Architecture Series, which honors the evolution of American architecture over the last two centuries.
On May 28, 1937, the Golden Gate Bridge officially opened to traffic.
On April 26, 1990, the USPS issued the first booklet in its Lighthouse stamp series.