Born in San Francisco, CA on Oct. 22, 1884. Haste studied at the Mark Hopkins Art Institute. He continued working as a commercial artist into the 1930s. He died in Auburn, CA on June 21, 1954. He is best known for his illustrations of covered wagon days and the Gold Rush.
Source: Edan Hughes, author of the book "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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