William T.A. Maddox was born in Maryland. While an officer in the U.S. Marines, Maddox was in California in 1846-47. He died in Washington, DC on Jan. 1, 1889.
Works held in public places: California Historical Society (Monterey, 1847).
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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