Bachelor of Science in Art Education, New Jersey State Teachers College, 1938. Postgraduate in anthropology, University New Mexico, 1941—1942.
Teacher fine arts Bradley Park School, Neptune, New Jersey, 1938—1941. Private practice
Slide lecturer Columbia Art League, since 1977.
Member of Missouri Archaeol. Society (art editor Missouri Archaeologist 1946-1962, Memoir since 1950, honorary member), Society of America Archaeology (life), Mid-Missouri Doll Club, Fortnightly Club (president 1964), Heritage Doll Club 1972-1974, Kappa Delta Pi.
Married Carl Haley Chapman. Children: Richard Carl, Stephen Finley.