Born in Santa Cruz, CA on Jan. 31, 1908. Rittenhouse was a lifelong resident of her native city. Married twice, her name was Allen in the 1930s and Gibson at the time of her demise on Jan. 26, 1993. Exh: Santa Cruz Art League, 1935-38.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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