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William Freidriksen

 (1838 - 1874)
William Freidriksen was active/lived in California / Denmark.  William Freidriksen is known for painting.

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William Freidriksen


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Born in Denmark in 1838. Freidriksen was a seaman who lived in San Francisco during the early 1870s. He commited suicide on the beach near the Cliff House on March 28, 1874.

Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
City Directory; SF Examiner, 4-1-1874 (obituary).

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About  William Freidriksen

Born:  1838 - Denmark
Died:   1874
Known for:  painting