Born in Sweden on June 1, 1881. By 1921 Hanson had moved to California and was active in the San Francisco Bay area. In 1930 he settled in Salinas where he worked as a gardener until his death on Feb. 5, 1950.
Source: Edan Hughes, author of the book "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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