Russell Clinton Meeker was born in Illinois on Aug. 12, 1892. Meeker was a resident of Los Angeles by 1932. As well as an artist, for 23 years he was an actor with Walt Disney Studios. He died in Glendale, CA on Sept. 7, 1958.
Source: Edan Hughes, author of the book "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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