Born in Eldora, IA on March 23, 1883. Smith moved to San Francisco at about the time of the PPIE of 1915. He taught school for many years and later moved to Laguna Beach where he remained until his demise on Aug. 23, 1937. Exh: SFAA, 1917-18; Calif. Society of Etchers, 1917-18; PM of LA, LACMA, 1920.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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