Halmer, Otto

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Halmer, Otto

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1895 October 20 - 1976 July 2


Otto Halmer was born on October 20, 1895 in Los Angeles. He was on the Photography Department faculty at Art Center for over 25 years. He also designed and patented camera equipment. He died on July 2, 1976 in Manhattan Beach, California.


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Faculty, Photography, 1940(?) - 1967
Designed camera equipment

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Birthdate on his WWI draft registration card: 1892 October 21
Birthdate on his WWII draft registration card: 1895 October 20

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Marian Martin (who donated the plaque in SPEC 89) was his niece.

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