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Hewlett Johnson (1874-1966), Dean of Canterbury

Sitter in 24 portraits
After Macclesfield Grammer School, Johnson went to Owens College, Manchester, to study engineering, and became an Associate of the Institution of Civil Engineers, 1898. After taking a theology degree at Oxford, he was ordained in 1906 at St Margaret's, Altrincham. He was Dean of Manchester (1924-31) and Dean of Canterbury (1931-63), where he became known as 'the Red Dean'. He visited Russia in 1937 and published The Socialist Sixth of the World (1939). He was a regular speaker for the Left Book Club, and Chairman of the editorial board of the Daily Worker.

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4585

Hewlett Johnson

by Vera Mukhina
metal bust, 1945
NPG 4585

x84348

Hewlett Johnson

by Bassano Ltd
bromide print, 1938
NPG x84348

x84349

Hewlett Johnson

by Bassano Ltd
bromide print, 1938
NPG x84349

x1945

Hewlett Johnson

by Howard Coster
print, 1944
NPG x1945

x182343

Hewlett Johnson

by Associated Press
bromide press print, 31 October 1948
NPG x182343

x182344

Hewlett Johnson

by P.A. Reuter Photos Ltd
bromide press print, 16 November 1950
NPG x182344

x182346

Hewlett Johnson

by Central Press
bromide press print, December 1960
NPG x182346

x182345

Hewlett Johnson

by Associated Press
bromide press print, 4 January 1963
NPG x182345

P15

Hewlett Johnson; Jacob Epstein

by Felix H. Man (Hans Baumann)
bromide print, 1943
NPG P15

x48936

Hewlett Johnson

by Lafayette (Lafayette Ltd)
whole-plate film negative, 8 June 1928
NPG x48936

x105089

Hewlett Johnson

by Bassano Ltd
half-plate glass negative, 28 August 1934
NPG x105089

x105090

Hewlett Johnson

by Bassano Ltd
half-plate glass negative, 28 August 1934
NPG x105090

x105091

Hewlett Johnson

by Bassano Ltd
half-plate glass negative, 28 August 1934
NPG x105091

x105092

Hewlett Johnson

by Bassano Ltd
half-plate glass negative, 28 August 1934
NPG x105092

x105093

Hewlett Johnson

by Bassano Ltd
half-plate glass negative, 28 August 1934
NPG x105093

x105094

Hewlett Johnson

by Bassano Ltd
half-plate glass negative, 28 August 1934
NPG x105094

x1946

Hewlett Johnson

by Howard Coster
print, 1944
NPG x1946

x20979

Hewlett Johnson

by Howard Coster
quarter-plate film negative, 1944
NPG x20979

x20980

Hewlett Johnson

by Howard Coster
quarter-plate film negative, 1944
NPG x20980

x20981

Hewlett Johnson

by Howard Coster
quarter-plate film negative, 1944
NPG x20981

x20982

Hewlett Johnson

by Howard Coster
quarter-plate film negative, 1944
NPG x20982

x20983

Hewlett Johnson

by Howard Coster
quarter-plate film negative, 1944
NPG x20983

x20984

Hewlett Johnson

by Howard Coster
quarter-plate film negative, 1944
NPG x20984

x20985

Hewlett Johnson

by Howard Coster
quarter-plate film negative, 1944
NPG x20985

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