Born in Minnesota on Nov. 4, 1872. Mrs. Sweum settled in Los Angeles in 1922. Except for the year 1926 when she was in Tacoma, WA, she lived in Los Angeles until her demise on June 23, 1962.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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