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Fred Oldfield

 (born 1918)
Fred Oldfield is active/lives in Washington.  Fred Oldfield is known for cowboys, Indians, mountain landscape.

Fred Oldfield

The following is from Jay Moynahan, Spokane, Washington, who writes: "I have known Fred Oldfield for 30 years and I was the author of the book, THE FRED OLDFIELD BOOK Cheney, WA: Art of the Northwest, 1981.

(1918- )

Fred Oldfield was born in Alfalfa, Washington and raised on the Yakima Indian Reservation (Washington State). His family followed seasonal work in central Washington and as a child he traveled in a horse drawn wagon from job to job.
This nomadic life and its contacts with cowboys, Yakima Indians, and migrant workers supplied him with later subject matter.

Oldfield worked at a variety of jobs eventually finding himself in the army in the early 1940s. He was stationed in Alaska for much   ...  Displaying 750 of 1749 characters.

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About  Fred Oldfield

Born:  1918 - Alfalfa, Washington
Known for:  cowboys, Indians, mountain landscape