Born in Charleston, SC on July 31, 1808. Logan came to California with the Gold Rush in 1850. A physician, he was secretary of the California Board of Health. In his leisure he painted landscapes of the area around his home in Sacramento. He died there on Feb. 13, 1876.
Exh: Calif. State Fair, 1855, 1861.
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