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Johnson (Roger C.) Papers
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Description
A collection of the papers of Los Angeles journalist and politician Roger C. Johnson.
Background
Roger C. Johnson was a prominent figure in Los Angeles, California during the 1930s and 1940s. He was the Liberal political editor of the "Hollywood Citizen-News," co-founder and first president of the Los Angeles Newspaper Guild, campaign coordinator for Judge Ben B. (Ben Barr) Lindsey, and president of the Ephebian Society. He was also manager of the Aliso Village housing program, Ramona Gardens and Pico Gardens, chairman of the Citizens' Committee for Better Housing, and was on the Committee of 25 of the Federation for Civic Betterment.
Extent
2.17 Linear Feet (5 boxes)
Restrictions
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Availability
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