Milo Phelps was born in Missouri on November 29, 1887. Phelps was in Oklahoma City in 1910 and Seattle in 1920. By 1930 he had settled in Long Beach, CA. He worked in the insurance business while painting in his leisure. He died there on November 23, 1972.
Source: Edan Hughes, author of the book "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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