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Hal Shelton

 (1916 - 2004)
Hal Shelton was active/lived in California, Colorado.  Hal Shelton is known for Painting; Cartographer.

Biography   Hal Shelton


Born in New York on June 20, 1916.  Shelton moved to southern California as a child.  He was a tennis star and art major while at Pomona College in 1936-38.  At that school he won a scholarship for further study at Scripps College.  With a degree in scientific illustration, he began his career as a cartographer.  He spent his later years in Colorado.  He died in Golden, CO on Nov. 2, 2004.

Source: Edan Hughes, author of the book "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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