Born in Hadlock, Washington on Nov. 5, 1889, Kendrick moved to San Francisco with his family in 1893. He studied at the local Institute of Art in 1909-10, and had a home on Telegraph Hill while employed in the art department of the Chronicle
. In 1919 he moved across the bay to Oakland where he continued newspaper work with the Tribune
. He died of a heart attack in Oakland on July 21, 1941.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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