General Hugh S. Johnson (1882-1942)

Object Number: 
1990.1.200
Date: 
1935
Medium: 
Graphite on notepad paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 7 1/16 x 5 1/16 in. ( 17.9 x 12.9 cm )
Marks: 
signature, date and inscription: lower left: "WmHWalker / June 11/35 / Dutch Treat Club / St. Regis" inscription: lower right: "GEN. HUGH S. JOHNSON"
Inscriptions: 
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"
Description: 
Portrait
Gallery Label: 
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.
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Family of William Henry Walker
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group