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Thomas Donnelly

 (1833 - 1868)
Thomas J. Donnelly was active/lived in California / Ireland.  Thomas Donnelly is known for Portrait Painting.

Biography   Thomas Donnelly


Born in Ireland in 1833.  Donnelly came to San Francisco in the early 1850s with the Gold Rush and was active there until 1860.  He died in Sacramento on Aug. 1, 1864. 

Exh:  Mechanics' Inst. (SF), 1857-58; Calif. State Fair, 1861.

 In:  Society of Calif. Pioneers. 

Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
Overland Monthly, July 1868; AAW; G&W; CD; Sacramento Union, 8-1-1864 and Alta, 8-3-1864 (obits).

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