Born in Gallatin, MO on Nov. 21, 1864. Minerva wed Wm Hamilton in 1890. After studying at the AIC, she taught art at colleges in Missouri for several years. In 1916 she founded Hamilton Tiles in Los Angeles. The firm produced pottery, mantles, and ceramics until closing in 1930. Mrs. Hamilton died in Los Angeles on May, 7, 1951.
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