(1913 - 1954)
Cecil Murdock was active/lived in Arizona, Kansas, Oklahoma. Cecil Murdock is known for painting, crafts.
Biography Cecil Murdock
Born McLoud, OK, Oct. 13, 1913; died McLoud, OK, Dec. 14, 1954. Painter. Also known as Koketha or Turning Bear or Running Bear. Native American. Member of the Kickapoo Tribe. Attended Friends University in Wichita 1932-33 and University of Wichita. Also studied at University of Oklahoma with Olaf Nordmark. Did WPA mural projects in Lawton, OK and Anadarko, OK.
Susan Craig, "Biographical Dictionary of Kansas Artists (active before 1945)"
TCP; Lester, Patrick D. The Biographical Directory of Native American Painters. Tulsa: Sir Publications, 1995.
This and over 1,750 other biographies can be found in Biographical Dictionary of Kansas Artists (active before 1945) compiled by Susan V. Craig, Art & Architecture Librarian at University of Kansas.