Born in Beekman, NY on Jan. 21, 1876. Reid attended the Cooper Union, Columbia University, UCLA, Otis Art Institute, and Académie Delecluse (Paris). She settled in Los Angeles in the early 1920s and for many years was a resident of San Pedro. She died in Los Angeles on Oct. 9, 1969. Exh: San Pedro AA, 1920s; Painters & Sculptors of LA, 1923-25; Calif. Society of Miniature Painters, 1925; Friday Morning Club (LA), 1928; LA Co. Fair, 1929; San Pedro Fairs (awards). In: Calif. State Expo Bldg (LA); Philadelphia Museum.
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