Alta Kate Dallam (1883-1941)
Artist. Born in San Francisco, CA in December 20, 1883. Dallam studied at the Mark Hopkins Art Institute in 1902-03. By 1910 she was working as a nurse and as a stenographer in 1920-30. A spinster and lifelong resident of San Francisco, she died on June 7, 1941.
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