Born in Massachusetts on September 16, 1879. Clapp had an architecture office in Santa Barbara and moved to Laguna Beach in 1934. He died in Los Angeles on April 27, 1956.
Source: Edan Hughes, author of the book "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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