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Architect

Hugh Bailey Johnson, American architect. Patentee building components.

Background

Johnson, Hugh Bailey was born on March 12, 1904 in South Bombay, New York, United States. Son of Fenton Wesley and Florence Genevieve (Bailey) Johnson.

Education

Bachelor of Architecture, Syracuse University, 1929.

Career

Member staff architect's office, Board Education Rochester, New York, 1928-1940; researcher and writer, American Council Education, Washington, 1940-1942; member of staff, War Department, 1942-1945; member of staff, National Housing Agency, 1945-1947; president, Hugh Johnson Associations, Inc., Architects, Washington, 1945-1970; president, McGaughan & Johnson, Architects, 1951-1978; president, McGaughan & Johnson Professional Corporation, Architects, 1978-1986; retired, 1986.

Achievements

  • Patentee building components.

Politics

When peaceful alternatives to resolve the conflict failed, the use of force may be the only option to check aggression or genocide.

Views

As human beings people are a part of a cruel and violent and unjust world that feels like it cannot be changed. By accepting forgiveness and liberation, God enables to resist evil and to live life that can make this world a better place.

Membership

Board directors Arlington Symphony Association, Virginia, 1956-1990, president, 1956-1962. Member Arlington County Advisory Committee on Alternate Growth Policy, 1974-1976, successor committee, 1977-1978. Fellow American Institute of Architects (national government liaison committee 1963-1970, chairman 1963-1964, member national regional development and natural resources committee 1970-1988, chairman 1973-1974).

Member Virginia Society American Institute of Architects (director 1976-1977, chairman land use and natural resources committee 1976-1979).

Connections

Married Ida Rita Viale, August 3, 1928. Children: Hugh Bailey, David Wesley, Philip Anthony. Married Phyllis Walker Alexander, January 12, 1968.

father:
Fenton Wesley Johnson

mother:
Florence Genevieve (Bailey) Johnson

spouse:
Ida Rita Viale

child:
David Wesley Johnson

child:
1968 Johnson

child:
Philip Anthony;m. Phyllis Walker Alexander Johnson

child:
Hugh Bailey Johnson

child:
January 12 Johnson