Born in San Francisco, CA April 7, 1914. Woolams was the daughter of a wealthy financier. She studied sculpture in NYC and locally with Bufano in the 1930s. Her career was cut short in 1939 when she was crippled by infantile paralysis. She died in Monterey County, CA on July 5, 1977. Member: Carmel AA. In: Grace Cathedral (SF).
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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