Adelia L. Phillips was born in Minnesota on June 24, 1887. Having lived in Washington and Idaho, Mrs. Phillips was a divorcée and had settled in Los Angeles by the late 1930s.
She died there on January 24, 1975.
Her rare paintings include landscapes of the Sierra and coastals.
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