Born in Minnesota in 1883. By 1900 Whitcomb was working in Los Angeles as an artist. By 1910 she was confined to the California State Hospital. She died there on Nov. 15, 1919.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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