William Jacobus (Bill) Peters
(1901 - 1963)
William Jacobus (Bill) Peters was active/lived in Utah, California. William Peters is known for landscape painting, photography, etching, engraving, sketching.
William J. Peters
Biography William Jacobus (Bill) Peters
WILLIAM JACOBUS PETERS
William (Bill) Jacobus Peters, Artist (Commercial and Fine Art),
Photographer (freehand on photographic and photo coloring), Pencil,
Charcoal Sketches, Oil Paintings, Etchings, Designer and Engraver,
Restorer, was born Jan. 23, 1901 in Murray, Utah to Frederik (Fred) and
Annie (Cannegieter) Peters. They were of Dutch heritage.
Bill's father, who served as Chief of Police of Murray City, and other
civic responsibilities including Mayor, was an interior decorator by
trade. As soon as he was able to wield a brush and pencil his son
Bill was decorating the backs of wallpaper sample books. At the
age of 10 he was washing prints for the J.A. Christensen Photo Studio
located in M
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