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Frances Gillette

 (1880 - 1940)
Frances W. Gillette was active/lived in California, Iowa.  Frances Gillette is known for Muralist, designer.

Biography   Frances Gillette


Born in Humboldt, IA on Feb. 21, 1880. Gillette was a graduate of Pomona College and UCLA. While a resident of La Verne, CA, she taught at San Jose State Teachers College from 1924. She died in Los Angeles on July 28, 1940. Member: Pacific AA; Calif. Mural Painters. Exh: Calif.-Pacific Int'l Expo (San Diego), 1935.

Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
Artists of the American West (Doris Dawdy); American Art Annual 1928; Who's Who in American Art 1936-41.

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