Born in Boise, ID on Oct. 6, 1896. After graduation from Boise High School, Ross moved to California to study at Mills College and the CCAC. After further study in NYC at Parson's School of Design, she taught there and continued teaching at the CCAC. Early in life she was wed to Roland Stringham. Her name was Simpson at the time of her death in Berkeley, CA on March 19, 1996.
Exh: Hotel Oakland, 1924.
Source: Edan Hughes, author of the book "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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