General Hugh S. Johnson (1882-1942)
Graphite on notepad paper
Overall: 7 1/16 x 5 1/16 in. ( 17.9 x 12.9 cm )
signature, date and inscription: lower left: "WmHWalker / June 11/35 / Dutch Treat Club / St. Regis" inscription: lower right: "GEN. HUGH S. JOHNSON"
Signed and inscribed at lower left in graphite: "Wm H Walker / June 11/35 / Dutch Treat Club / St. Regis"; at lower right: "GEN. HUGH S. JOHNSON"
The subject began working as an editorial commentator for newspapers and radio in 1934. He was WPA administrator in New York City from August to October, 1935.
Gift of the Family of William Henry Walker
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