Born in San Mateo, CA on July 25, 1899. Wainwright studied at Dominican College for Women. She then worked most of her life in San Francisco as an architectural draughtsman. In her leisure she painted watercolors and oils. A spinster, she died in San Mateo on Jan. 23, 1991.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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