Virginia Margaret ("Virge") Roberts
(1912 - 1983)
Virginia Margaret ("Virge") Roberts was active/lived in California. Virginia Roberts is known for commercial art, teaching.
Biography Virginia Margaret ("Virge") Roberts
Roberts, Virginia 1912–1983
Virginia Margaret (a.k.a. Margaret Virginia) Roberts was born on December 12, 1912, in Portland, Oregon, the daughter of Franklin M. and Sara (Murphy) Roberts. Although her early years were spent in Portland, she moved with her family to Berkeley, California, in the 1920s. Virginia was commonly known by her nickname “Virge,” which she used throughout her lifetime. Virginia graduated from the University of California, Berkeley, in 1935, where she was a member of Delta Epsilon (Art Honor Society). A complete history of any additional art studies is lacking.
While at Berkeley she met her future husband, the artist Albin Fredrick Templeman. The couple married in the early 1940s and establish
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