Born in Connecticut on Jan. 24, 1865. Formerly of New York, Hadley established a studio in Mill Valley, CA in 1920. Having studied in Paris at Académie Julian and with Bouguereau, she painted china and miniatures on copper. She died in Santa Cruz, CA on May 16, 1955.
Source: Edan Hughes, author of the book "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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