Born in Chicago, IL on July 12, 1898. During the 1920s and 1930s Nolan worked in Los Angeles as a freelance artist. He was a bus boy at the time of his death there on May 14, 1955.
Source: Edan Hughes, author of the book "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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