Born in Grand Rapids, MI on July 21, 1893. Jewell was a pupil of Mathias J. Alten. He lived in Grand Rapids prior to moving to California. With his wife Melisse Jewell, he was a resident of San Diego from 1932-38. He died in Illinois in August 1984. Exh: Calif.-Pacific Int'l Expo (San Diego), 1935.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"American Art Annual
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