Born in California on Jan. 20, 1861. By 1898 Smith had settled in Los Angeles. For many years into the 1930s she was an artist for a railway company. She died there on Dec. 8, 1951.
Source: Edan Hughes, author of the book "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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