Born in Duluth, MN on Oct. 26, 1888. A veteran of WWI, Hill settled in Oakland where he was a pupil at the California College of Arts & Crafts from 1924-33. He died there on Jan. 30, 1941.
Source: Edan Hughes, author of the book "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
Death Record; Oakland Tribune, 1-30-1941 (obit). Nearly 20,000 biographies can be found in Artists in California 1786-1940 by Edan Hughes and is available for sale ($150). For a full book description and order information please click here