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Hilda Rosalind Dawson-Watson

Born February 3, 1895 - Hartford, Connecticut
Died September 29, 1948 - San Antonio, Texas

Hilda Rosalind Dawson-Watson was the daughter of Dawson Dawson-Watson and Mary Hoyt Sellar Dawson-Watson.

She was born on February 3, 1895 in Hartford, Connecticut and died on September 29, 1948 in San Antonio, Texas.

Studio portrait photograph by Takuma Kajiwara.


Hilda Rosalind Dawson-Watson Possibly Quebec pixel sized

Hilda and friends believed to be in Quebec.
(Dawson Dawson-Watson family archives)


Hilda Dawson-Watson About Seven Years Old Reading pixel sized

Hilda as a young girl reading. Believed to be in Quebec.
(Dawson Dawson-Watson family archives)


Hilda was a silhouette artist and costume/hat designer.

Hilda Rosalind Dawson-Watson with her silhouettes on Bearskin Neck, Rockport, Mass pixel sized

Hilda with her silhouettes in Bearskin Neck, Rockport, Massachusetts.
(Dawson Dawson-Watson family archives)


Bucking Horse Silhouette by Hilda Dawson-Watson pixel sized

Bucking Horse silhouette by Hilda
(Dawson Dawson-Watson family archives)


Hilda Rosalind Dawson-Watson in Portrait Photo pixel sized

Studio portrait photograph by Takuma Kajiwara.
(Dawson Dawson-Watson family archives)


As a designer and dancer, she participated and assisted in Dawson-Watson’s pageants and theatrical productions.

Hilda Dawson-Watson and Friend Dancing in Photo

Hilda (on the right) and friend in circa 1920s dance costumes.
(Image from an unknown newspaper clipping)

  2015  /   /  Last Updated November 6, 2017 by Derrek Aaron  /