Ralph Elkins Schneider was born in California on Sept. 7, 1917. Schneider studied at the CCAC and then worked as a fashion illustrator at the Emporium in San Francisco for many years. He died in Contra Costa, CA on May 20, 1997.
Source: Edan Hughes, author of the book "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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