Born in Albany, NY on Nov. 13, 1874. Woollett studied architecture at MIT. He came to San Francisco in 1906 and soon settled in Los Angeles. A well-known architect in southern California, he often painted murals on his buildings. He died in Los Angeles on Feb. 11, 1955. Member: LA AA; Santa Barbara AA. Exh: Grauman's Theater (LA), 1918; Architects Bldg (LA), 1930; Artists Fiesta (LA), 1931.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
California State Library (Sacramento); American Art Annual
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