Born in New York in 1851. By 1892 Collins had left Iowa and settled in Santa Ana. She died there on Aug. 25, 1935. Exh: Calif. State Fair, 1892.
Source: Edan Hughes, author of the book "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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