Madge Estee Spencer Stephenson was born in California on June 2, 1888. Spencer studied at UC and at the San Francisco Institute of Art in 1910-13.
Mrs. Stephenson settled in Glendale, CA in 1923 and for 36 years taught in local high schools. She died there on Oct. 23, 1963.
Source: Edan Hughes, author of the book "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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