Born in Berkeley, California in 1907. Eggleston graduated from UC. In the late 1930s he was editor of Scribner's Commentator
while living in New York City. After serving in WWII, he contributed to and edited Life Magazine
. He died in Sarasota, Florida on July 7, 1990.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
SF Chronicle, 7-9-1990 (obituary).Nearly 20,000 biographies can be found in Artists in California 1786-1940 by Edan Hughes and is available for sale ($150). For a full book description and order information please click here