P. John Platzer was born in Austria in 1849. Platzer was a resident of San Francisco in 1887-90 and St Louis in 1900.
Exhibited: Mechanics' Institute (SF), 1887 (Lily Langtry), 1890 (Abraham Lincoln).
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