Guy Bedford was born in Carson City, NV in March 7, 1866. Bedford spent his early years in orphanages in southern California. During the 1890s he worked as an artist in Los Angeles. By 1912 he had settled in Seattle, WA where he worked for W. McClelland & Company.
He died on Puget Sound on Oct. 11, 1919.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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