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Ward Kimball

 (1914 - 2002)
Ward Walrath Kimball was active/lived in California, Minnesota.  Ward Kimball is known for Disney animation/illustration.

Biography   Ward Kimball


Ward Kimball was born in Minneapolis, MN on March 4, 1914.  Kimball moved to Ventura, CA in the 1920s.  He studied at Santa Barbara School of Art and in 1934 joined Disney Studios where he worked for 40 years.  He died in Arcadia, CA on July 8, 2002. 

Exhibited:  Screen Artists (Los Angeles), 1949; Outdoor Art Festival (Los Angeles), 1963.

Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
SF Chronicle, 7-13-2002 (obituary).

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