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Tempe Elizabeth Allison

 (1891 - 1966)
Tempe Elizabeth Allison was active/lived in California, Oklahoma.  Tempe Allison is known for teaching, theatre set and costume design.

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Tempe Elizabeth Allison


Tempe Elizabeth Allison
1891, Nebraska – 1966, Hayward, California

(Temperance Elizabeth Allison)

Art educator and theater participant in California, Tempe Allison was born in Nebraska, but lived most of her childhood in Cimarron, Oklahoma with parents, John and Elisabeth Hill Allison and five younger siblings. Her formal name was Temperance Allison, but in biographical references and her publications, her first name is listed as Tempe.

In 1914, she earned an A.B. degree from Kingfisher College, a Congregational Church school founded in 1895 in Kingfisher, Oklahoma by Reverend Joseph Homer Parker, a graduate of Middlebury College in Vermont. Grateful for the quality of that education, he dedicated himself to bringing  ...  Displaying 750 of 4048 characters.



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About  Tempe Elizabeth Allison

Born:  1891 - Nebraska
Died:   1966 - Hayward, California
Known for:  teaching, theatre set and costume design