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Arnt Henry Monsen

 (1889 - 1946)
Arnt Henry Monsen was active/lived in Oregon, Illinois.  Arnt Monsen is known for rural scene painting.

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Arnt Henry Monsen


Arnt Henry Monsen
B:  July 10, 1889 in Kristiania (Oslo), Norway.
D:  Feb 5, 1946 in Portland, OR, interred in Veterans Plot, Lincoln Memorial Park, Portland, Oregon.

Monsen attended a school for young artists in Oslo.

He immigrated to the United States at age 16 and first lived in Chicago, Illinois, where his family immigrated later. He worked in the woods in Minnesota, followed harvest season into the Dakotas, and went farther west to Montana, working as a ranch hand, sheep herder, ran a pack train supplying food and necessities for isolated families in the mountain regions.

Monsen enlisted in the Army on May 5, 1917, at Fort Williams in Harrison, Montana, when America was drawn into World War I. He se  ...  Displaying 750 of 2921 characters.



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About  Arnt Henry Monsen

Born:  1889 - Kristiania (Oslo), Oregon
Died:   1946 - Portland, Oregon
Known for:  rural scene painting