Georgia Miner

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  • Georgia
  • Watson
  • Miner
  • Lewis H. Miner (1860-December 18, 1925 Springfield, Illinois)
  • Alice S. Miner (1905-1991)
  • April 4, 1876
  • Springfield, Illinois
  • July 25, 1926
  • Springfield, Illinois
  • 1923: 1717 S. 6th St., Springfield, Illinois

    summers:  Old Mission, Michigan
  • Springfield, Illinois
  • Ceramicist, Painter-Oil
  • Student of C.A. Herbert
    Student of Dawson Dawson-Watson; British-born Impressionist painter; to US in 1893;  taught in Hartford, CT., St. Louis, and San Antonio, TX; exhibited in Chicago
    Student of Mabel Dibble (5324 Washington Ave., Chicago, Illinois)
    Student of Matilda Middleton (Atheneum Bldg., Chicago, Illinois)
  • possibly 1915 and 1917 Illinois State Fairs: textiles, “Amateur Art” and decorated china

    1918: Illinois State Centennial Celebration,
  • Chicago Art Guild, Chicago, Illinois

    Springfield Art Association, Springfield, Illinois
  • 1899: Second place, figure painting on china

    1918: Award, Illinois State Centennial Celebration, for best painting and work in ceramics

     
  • oldest of 7 kids of Charles F. Watson (1827-1892) & Samantha Ann White Watson (1853-1928)