Born in Reeding, PA on July 25, 1865 of German parents. Folger was a resident of San Francisco in 1902. Upon settling in Los Angeles in 1932, he was an administrator for Southern Pacific Hospital until a few years before his death on June 13, 1951. A well-executed still life is extant.
Source: Edan Hughes, author of the book "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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