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Kay Martin

 (20th century)
Kay Martin was active/lived in California.  Kay Martin is known for painting.

Biography   Kay Martin

“In the late 1940s, a young painter named Catherine (Kay) Martin of Springfield, Illinois relocated to Los Angeles with her new husband, Lowell Martin, an insurance executive. While exploring her new surroundings, she became fascinated with Bunker Hill, a neighborhood of Victorian Residences nestled between the Civic Center and the Harbor Freeway. At the turn of the century these once fabulous mansions signified Los Angeles’ transformation from a village into a sophisticated and affluent city. However, by the 1950’s, Bunker Hill’s wealthy residents had moved west. The intricate carving, romantic gables, cupolas, and grand arches that graced these stately quarters fell into a dilapidated condition. Once elaborate residences were converted   ...  Displaying 750 of 2576 characters.

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