Violet Oakley (1874-1961)
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe
N 40° 03.193 W 075° 12.232
18T E 482612 N 4433682
Quick Description: Artist famed for her murals in Pennsylvania's State Capitol, reflecting Penn's ideals of justice & peace.
Location: Pennsylvania, United States
Date Posted: 5/1/2020 1:00:35 PM
Waymark Code: WM12CZ1
Published By: Groundspeak Charter Member The Leprechauns
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Long Description:
Violet Oakley (1874-1961)- Artist famed for her murals in Pennsylvania's State Capitol, reflecting Penn's ideals of justice & peace. Also noted for her work in stained glass; book & magazine illustrations. One of three women artists who moved in 1906 to "Cogslea," she lived & worked here until 1961.
Marker Name: Violet Oakley (1874-1961)

County: Philadelphia

Date Dedicated: 10/20/1998

Marker Type: City

Location: 615 St. George's Rd., off McCallum St., Philadelphia

Category: Artists, Glass, Government & Politics, Women

Website: [Web Link]

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