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James Syme

 (1845 - 1920)
James H. Syme was active/lived in California, West Virginia.  James Syme is known for Painter.

Biography   James Syme


 Born in West Virginia in 1845.  While a resident of San Francisco in 1871-80, Syme worked in the studio of Samuel M. Brookes.  He was mining when he died in Butte County, CA on November 20, 1920.  Exh:  Mechanics' Institute (San Francisco), 1871 (watercolor);  SFAA, 1873 (Yosemite).  .

Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
Census; Death Record.

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