Born in Grand Rapids, MI in 1860. Wadsworth had moved to northern California by the late 1890s. He traveled about in a horse-driven wagon from which he sold an assortment of goods. In his leisure he painted landscapes of the Russian River, Healdsburg, and Fort Bragg while living in Santa Rosa. He died while visiting in Tulsa, OK in 1930.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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