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Gus Schwenke

 (1858 - 1935)
Gus E. Schwenke was active/lived in California / Germany.  Gus Schwenke is known for Painting.

Biography   Gus Schwenke


Born in Germany on Oct. 19, 1858. Schwenke settled in San Diego in 1885. During the 1920s he worked as an artist; by the Depression his occupation was shoemaker. He died in San Diego on June 19, 1935.

Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
City Directory; Death record.

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