|Title||Martin G. Johanson receiving a document of endorsement from Governor Daniel J. Evans, Olympia, ca. 1970 |
|Date||ca. 1970 |
|Notes||Martin G. Johanson was born ca. 1888 in Rhode Island of Swedish ancestry. He died in 1983 in Lacey, Washington.|
The Millionair Club was launched by Martin Johanson in 1921. The institution is based on the idea of self-help, providing food, clothing, and a temporary job for the homeless. It still serves the same purpose today at its location on Western Avenue in downtown Seattle.
On verso of image: Governor presenting a document of endorsement. Return to Martin G. Johanson.
PH Coll 51.35
|Subjects (LCTGM)||Awards--Washington (State)--Olympia; Philanthropists--Washington (State)--Olympia; Governors--Washington (State)--Olympia |
|Subjects (LCSH)||Johanson, Martin G., ca. 1888-1983; Evans, Daniel J., 1925-; Swedish Americans--Washington (State)--Olympia; Millionair Club (Seattle, Wash.) |
|Concepts||Politics and civic activism|
|Location Depicted||United States--Washington (State)--Olympia |
|Digital Collection||Society and Culture Collection|
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|Repository||University of Washington Libraries. Special Collections Division. |
|Repository Collection||Scandinavian American Photographs. Ph Coll 51 |
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|Object Type||Photograph |
|Digital Reproduction Information||Scanned from a photographic print using a Microtek Scanmaker 9600XL at 100 dpi in JPEG format at compression rate 3 and resized to 768x512 ppi. 2004. |