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Melvin D Bearden

 (1898 - 1961)
Melvin D. Bearden was active/lived in California, South Carolina.  Melvin Bearden is known for painting.

Biography   Melvin D. Bearden

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Melvin D. Bearden was born in South Carolina on June 12, 1898. While in Skookumchuck, WA in 1930, Bearden was a brakeman.  He later settled in Riverside, CA where he remained until his demise on Oct. 30, 1961. 

Member:  Desert Art Center.

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

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