Born in Hatton, ME on March 24, 1865. By 1894 Mrs. Patterson had moved to Oakland. While a resident there, she worked in San Francisco for the Taber Photographic Company as a colorist until 1911. She then settled in Los Angeles where she remained until her demise on Aug. 15, 1944.
Source: Edan Hughes, author of the book "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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