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John Vawter

 (1879 - 1957)
John Terrell Vawter was active/lived in California, Indiana.  John Vawter is known for Painting; Architecture.

Biography   John Vawter

Born near Vernon, IN on Sept. 20, 1879.  Vawter studied civil engineering at Purdue University and University of Illinois.  During 1908-09 he studied art and architecture at Ecole des Beaux  Arts in Paris.  He then moved to southern California and became a successful architect in San Diego and Los Angeles.  He died in the latter on Feb. 9, 1957.  Member: San Diego Art Guild; American WC Society.  Exh:  Architectural Club (LA), 1911; Santa Cruz Art League, 1938; Calif. WC Society, 1944.

Source: Edan Hughes, author of the book "Artists in California, 1786-1940"

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