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This is a portrait of Avis Chitwood as a child. Avis was born in Mound City, December 29, 1893, and died in Topeka, January 25, 1994, at the age of 100. She is buried in Mount Hope Cemetery, Topeka. She was a teacher, painter, illustrator, printmaker, and etcher. She specialized in rustic buildings, wildflowers, and missions.

Creator: The Elite
Date: Between 1898 and 1905

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Item Number: 218746
Call Number: B Chitwood, Avis *1
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 218746

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