Marion Louise Patterson, American Photographer, educator.
Patterson, Marion Louise was born on April 24, 1933 in San Francisco, California, United States. Daughter of Morrie Leslie and Esther Elizabeth (Parker) Patterson.
Bachelor, Stanford University, 1955;
Master of Arts, California State University, San Francisco, 1970.
Clerk, Best's Studio (Ansel Adams Gallery), Yosemite, California, 1958-1961;
assistant to photography editor, Sunset magazine, Menlo Park, California, 1961-1964;
freelance photographer,, Oaxaca, Mexico, 1964-1966;
committee consultant, Projects to Advance Creative in Education, San Mateo, California, 1966-1968;
instructor photography, department chairman, Foothill College, Los Altos Hills, California, 1968-1997;
instructor, University of California, Santa Cruz, since 1984.