Born in Sacramento, CA on Aug. 15, 1905. Haines was a lifelong resident of his native city. He was active in the local art scene from the early 1930s into the 1960s. For many years he worked as a painter for Foster & Kleiser (billboards). He died on May 22, 1987.
Exh: Kingsley Art Club, 1934-51; Calif. WC Society, 1945.
In: Calif. State Capitol (portraits of Governors Rolph & Young).
Source: Edan Hughes, author of the book "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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