Bernice McCrystle was born in Vallejo, CA on Nov. 24, 1898. McCrystle studied at the CSFA and CCAC. While living in Vallejo, she taught in the public schools of Martinez and Oakland from the 1920s. Her name was Beck at the time of her death in Vallejo on Oct. 18, 1988.
Source: Edan Hughes, author of the book "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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