(1872 - 1964)
Richard Henry Gates was active/lived in District Of Columbia, Missouri, Vermont. Richard Gates is known for stage scenery artist, panoramic landscape.
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The following information was submitted by Roland N. Britch, Jr, an heir to Richard Gates' daughter Frances Gates Curtis.
Richard Henry Gates was born in St. Louis, Mo; on June 25,1872 son of Sigismund and Louise (Maddern) Gates. He was closely identified with the stage at an early age on both sides of his family. His father was technical director of the Olympic Theatre in St. Louis and his mother was of the Maddern family of theatrical prominence. Minnie Maddern Fiske, the celebrated star of the theatre in the late eighteenth and early nineteenth century and Emily Stevens and Merle Maddern the late stars of the stage and silent movies were his cousins.
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