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Octavia Holden

 (1872 - 1952)
Octavia Drought Holden was active/lived in California.  Octavia Holden is known for Designer, book binder.

Biography   Octavia Holden


Born in San Francisco, CA on January 1, 1872.  Holden was a lifelong resident of San Francisco except during World War One when she was with the Red Cross in Europe.  By 1930 she was teaching at the California School of Fine Arts.  A spinster, she died in San Francisco on January 19, 1952.  Exhibited: Guild of Arts & Crafts (San Francisco), 1906.

Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
Census; Death Record.

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