Born in Iowa in 1851. Unger was among the first members of the Bohemian Club when it opened in 1872. He was active in San Francisco as both artist and literary critic until his demise on Dec. 18, 1915.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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