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Sophia Talbot

 (1888 - 1963)
Sophia Davis Talbot was active/lived in Iowa.  Sophia Talbot is known for painting, art education, lectures.

Sophia Talbot

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Sophia Davis Talbot was born on April 13, 1888 near Boone, Iowa, and passed away in December 1963 near Melrose, Iowa.

She attended the State University, Iowa, 1910-1912 and the Cumming School of Art, 1912-1913, was Instructor of drawing at the University of Iowa, 1914-1917.  She gave private art lessons in Mattoon from 1927 to 1951.

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About  Sophia Talbot

Born:  1888 - Boone County, Iowa
Died:   1963 - near Melrose, Iowa
Known for:  painting, art education, lectures