Handsome Inscribed Portrait Photograph of Charles Evans Hughes Hughes, Charles Evans [1862-1948]. [Inscribed Photograph of Hughes]. [Washington, DC, c.1922]. 9" x 6" portrait photograph (image size), embossed credit in the image at bottom left, glazed and framed in wooden 14-1/2" x 10-1/2" frame. Bold inscription and full signature below image. A few tiny scratches to frame, image fine. $350. * The inscription is dated August 5, 1922. At this time Hughes was serving as secretary of state under President Harding, a position he held from 1921 to 1925. One of the great statesmen of the first half of the twentieth century, Hughes was also governor of New York from 1907 to 1910, associate justice of the U.S. Supreme Court from 1910 to 1916 and chief justice of that court from 1930 to 1941.
Book number 68590