Born in Augusta, GA on Feb. 14, 1854. Dwelle worked in NYC before settling in Fresno, CA in 1887. There he cut the title plate for the Fresno Republican. An accident in 1914 left him an invalid; he died in Fresno on Jan. 23, 1917.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"Art and Artists of 19th Century Fresno
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