Henry Nelson McChesney was born in New York on Sept. 16, 1836. McChesney was a resident of San Francisco from the 1890s until the earthquake in 1906. He died in San Leandro, CA on Sept. 29, 1928.
Exh: World's Columbian Expo (Chicago), 1893.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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