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writer , Graphic designer

Fridolf Lester Johnson, American writer, graphic designer. Fridolf Johnson Archives (collection of files on graphic arts, writings) located in State Library., Albany, New York. Recipient Merit award Art Directors Club, 1983.

Background

Johnson, Fridolf Lester was born on February 24, 1905 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Herman Oscar and Sophia Maria (Hanson) Johnson.

Education

Student, School The Art Institute of Chicago, 1923-1925.

Career

Art director, Frankel-Rose Company, Chicago, 1925-1934; owner, Contempo Art Svc., Hollywood, California, 1948-1950; owner, Mermaid Press, New York City, 1958-1988.

Achievements

  • Fridolf Johnson Archives (collection of files on graphic arts, writings) located in State Library., Albany, New York.

Works

Connections

Married Heidi Ruth Lenssen, July 19, 1958.

father:
Herman Oscar Johnson

mother:
Sophia Maria (Hanson) Johnson

spouse:
Heidi Ruth Lenssen