Born in Colorado on Nov. 29, 1899. Mildred was the sister of artist Velma Adams and a music teacher. By 1920 the family had settled in Los Angeles. During the 1930s she studied art with Emil Kosa at the Otis Art Institute. She died in Los Angeles on Dec. 22, 1974.
Source: Edan Hughes, author of the book "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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