Mary Frances Rankin was active/lived in Kansas. Mary Rankin is known for Teaching Art.
Biography Mary Rankin
Mary Frances Rankin was an instructor in the Art Dept. at Kansas State Teachers College, Hays in 1928.
Susan Craig, "Biographical Dictionary of Kansas Artists (active before 1945)"
American Art Annual. New York: American Federation of Arts, 1898-1947.
This and over 1,750 other biographies can be found in Biographical Dictionary of Kansas Artists (active before 1945) compiled by Susan V. Craig, Art & Architecture Librarian at University of Kansas.