Violet Carroll Flynn McGowan was born in Illinois on May 16, 1892. During the 1930s McGowan taught art while living in Hollywood. She died in Laguna Hills, CA on Sept. 13, 1976.
Source: Edan Hughes, author of the book "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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