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Robert Howe Fletcher

 (1850 - 1936)
Robert Howe Fletcher was active/lived in California, Ohio.  Robert Fletcher is known for painting.

Biography   Robert Howe Fletcher

Born in Cincinnati, OH on July 21, 1850.  Fletcher was made a captain during the Nez Percé Indian War.  He was a resident of San Francisco from 1880 until 1904 or longer at 2503 Fillmore.  Captain Fletcher became a curator at the Mark Hopkins School in 1899 and continued as director of that school until 1915.  He died in Washington on Oct. 28, 1936. 

Exh:  Mechanics' Inst (SF), 1880; San Francisco Art Association, 1888-90, 1913; Bohemian Club, 1897-1904.

Source: Edan Hughes, author of the book "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
SF Chronicle, 10-31-1936 (obit).

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