Joseph H. Stone was born in Missouri in 1873. By 1930 Stone had settled in Long Beach and was building houses. He died there on June 7, 1936. He was the husband of artist Viola Pratt Stone.
Source: Edan Hughes, author of the book "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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