Joseph Ambrose Marron was born in San Francisco, CA on May 12, 1883. By 1902 Marron was a member of the art department at the Chronicle. He later worked as a photographer for the Call-Bulletin. A lifelong resident of his native city, he died on Aug. 28, 1947.
Exh: Newspaper Artists, 1908.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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