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Bess Phipps Dawson

American painter


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Bess Phipps Dawson was an American painter and gallerist. She was a member of the "Summit Trio" in Summit, Mississippi in the 1960s, and she later owned an art gallery in McComb, Mississippi.Early life Bess Phipps Dawson was born in 1916 in Tchula, Mississippi. She graduated from Belhaven College in Jackson, Mississippi. By 1951, she studied at the Southwest Mississippi Junior College in Summit, Mississippi alongside Halcyone Barnes and Ruth Atkinson Holmes.

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Belhaven University

Christian university in Jackson, Mississippi