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Laura Armer

 (1874 - 1963)
Laura May Adams Armer was active/lived in California.  Laura Armer is known for Indian genre and western painting, photography.

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Laura Armer


Born in Sacramento, California, and raised in San Francisco, Laura Armer became a well-known painter, illustrator and photographer.   From 1893 to 1898, she studied painting and drawing with Arthur Mathews at the School of Design in San Francisco and then established a photography studio in San Francisco in the Flood Building on the corner of Powell and Market Streets.  She married illustrator Sidney Armer, and they moved to Berkeley where she established another photography studio in her home. In 1915, she exhibited her photographs at the Panama-Pacific Exposition.

In 1923, she made her first trip to the Navajo Reservation in northern Arizona and became a student of their culture, with a special interest in  ...  Displaying 750 of 8220 characters.



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About  Laura Armer

Born:  1874 - Sacramento, California
Died:   1963 - Humboldt County, California
Known for:  Indian genre and western painting, photography