Born in Nebraska on Sept. 28, 1867. Mabel was the wife of Edwin Shanklin. During the 1890s she was a resident of San Francisco and a pupil of William Keith. Following the earthquake of 1906, she moved across the bay to Oakland where she remained until her demise in San Leandro on Dec. 7, 1938.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"Keith, Old Master of California
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