Born in Missouri on Jan. 21, 1902. By 1931 Taggart had moved to Los Angeles and was active in the local art scene. For 30 years he taught in the public schools of Santa Barbara. He was struck by a car in Los Angeles and died on Oct. 6, 1984. Exh: Artists Fiesta (LA), 1931.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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