Born in St Louis, MO on Sept. 24, 1873. Chopin moved to San Francisco in 1906 during the aftermath of the earthquake and fire. His last two years were spent as a resident of Los Angeles where he was a cartoonist for the Examiner. He died there on Dec. 28, 1932.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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