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Edmund Barber

 (1808 - 1870)
Edmund Lorenzo Barber was active/lived in United States.  Edmund Barber is known for wood engraving.

Biography   Edmund Barber


Edmond Lorenzo Barber was born in New Haven, CT in 1808.  Barber came to California with the Gold Rush.  During 1854-57 he was a partner and associate of George H. Baker in Sacramento. 

He died in San Francisco on Jan. 9, 1870.

Works Held:  Society of Calif. Pioneers.

Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
Sacramento Daily Union, 1-12-1870; New York Historical Society's Dictionary of Artists in America; Artists of the American West (Doris Dawdy).

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