Born in Iowa on Aug. 22, 1896. A veteran of WWI, Whisman settled in Los Angeles in 1922. He was active as a sculptor into the 1930s and then worked as a security guard. He died in Burbank, CA on Jan. 31, 1963. Exh: Artists Fiesta (LA), 1931.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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