Born in Kansas on Dec. 20, 1874. Hilliard moved to California in 1897 and soon settled in Pasadena. She taught in the Los Angeles public schools for 64 years. A spinster, she died at her home in Pasadena on May 8, 1961.
Exh: Oakland Art Gallery, 1920.
Source: Edan Hughes, author of the book "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
Death RecordNearly 20,000 biographies can be found in Artists in California 1786-1940 by Edan Hughes and is available for sale ($150). For a full book description and order information please click here