Jessie R. Tanner was born in New York on Aug. 30, 1873. Tanner taught art at San Diego High School from 1910 into the 1930s. She died in Los Angeles on Jan. 19, 1966.
Source: Edan Hughes, author of the book "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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