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John Raymond Bannister

 (1893 - 1957)
John Raymond Bannister was active/lived in California.  John Bannister is known for painting.

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John Raymond Bannister


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 John Raymond Bannister was born in California on Oct. 21, 1893.  Bannister settled in San Francisco in 1912.  While in the art department of the Chronicle, he studied at the Institute of Art. He died in San Francisco on June 8, 1957. 

Edan Hughes, author of the book "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
City Directory; California Arts and Architecture list, 1932; Death record; SF Chronicle, 6-10-1957 (obit).



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About  John Raymond Bannister

Born:  1893 - California
Died:   1957 - San Francisco, California
Known for:  painting