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James Nelson Hawks

 (1875 - 1945)
James Nelson Hawks was active/lived in California, Wisconsin.  James Hawks is known for painting.

Biography   James Nelson Hawks

Born in Delafield, WI on March 4, 1875. Hawks came to Los Angeles shortly after his birth. By 1921 he was active in the Sierra Madre art colony. A machinist, he painted in his leisure. He died in Los Angeles of tuberculosis on Dec. 19, 1945. Exh: ; Sierra Madre Artists, 1925.

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

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