Born in Silverton, OR in 1875, the sister of cartoonist Homer Davenport, Adelaide Armstrong wed James Armstrong and settled in Los Angeles in the 1920s.
She was active there as a sculptor and social worker until her death on Oct. 29, 1938.
Exh: Southwest Museum (LA), 1923.
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