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|Died|| (aged 40–41)
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, US
|Burial place||New Glenwood Cemetery, Philadelphia|
|Occupation||Explorer, artist, cartographer, topographer, and United States Army officer|
|Known for||Exploring, documenting and imaging the American West|
Edward Meyer Kern (October 26, 1822 or 1823 – November 25, 1863) was an American artist, topographer, and explorer of California, the Southwestern United States, and East Asia. He is the namesake of the Kern River and Kern County, California.
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