Alma Kathryn Butler was born in North Dakota in 1905. Butler lived in Oakland and studied at the CCAC during 1932-40. She then was a teacher at Columbia University until her suicide in NYC on March 13, 1941. Exh: Oakland Art Gallery, 1930s.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"Index of Artists Supplement
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