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William Jackson

 (1850 - 1936)
William Franklin Jackson was active/lived in California, Iowa.  William Jackson is known for landscape-floral, portrait, figure.

William Jackson

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The following is from Frank Lonteen:

William Franklin Jackson was born at Council Bluffs, Iowa, February 20, 1850. In 1862 his family crossed the plains by ox team, arriving in Sacramento during the Spring of 1863 where he lived during his early boyhood. Later he attended the School of Design in San Francisco where he studied under the direction of Virgil Williams and was also a pupil of Benoni Irwin, who was famous for his portrait and figure painting.

After his marriage to Ida Nichols he opened his first studio in San Francisco where he became closely associated with the late William Keith. He remained there for several years conducting his studio and then returned
to Sacramento in 1880 where he resided for the remainder  ...  Displaying 750 of 4255 characters.

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About  William Jackson

Born:  1850 - Council Bluffs, Iowa
Died:   1936 - Sacramento, California
Known for:  landscape-floral, portrait, figure