Fred B. Howland was born in Gardner, IL on Oct. 11, 1855. Howland arrived in San Francisco shortly after the earthquake in 1906. He died in Oakland, CA on Oct. 5, 1935.
Source: Edan Hughes, author of the book "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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