Herman E. Lauter was born in Colorado on December 14, 1876. Lauter was in Justice, Texas in 1900, Denver in 1920, and settled in San Diego in the 1930s.
He was active there as an artist until his demise on November 19, 1956.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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