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James Fortenbury

 (1885 - 1959)
James Marion Fortenbury was active/lived in California, Arkansas.  James Fortenbury is known for portrait.

Biography   James Fortenbury


Born in Arkansas on Sept. 26, 1885. Fortenbury settled in Los Angeles in 1919. He later abandoned art to become a fireman. He died in Los Angeles on Aug. 21, 1959.

Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
City Directory; Death record.

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