McNutt, Paul V. (ON HOLD)
Served Indiana, American Legion and Philippines, WW II Federal Security Administrator
Autograph ID: 2064
Condition: Very good
Description: “(1891-1955) Indiana lawyer, taught law at Indiana University Law School, dean 1925-33. Indiana American Legion commander 1927, Legion Mational Commander 1928-29. As Indiana Governor 1933-37, initiated state program of emergency legislation anticipating New Deal in many particulars. Philippines High Commissioner 1937-39, Federal Security Administrator 1939-45, War Manpower Commission Chairman 1942-45, 1st Ambassador to Philippine Republic 1946-47.
TLS on 10 ½ x 8 letterhead of Chairman of Office for Emergency Management/War Manpower Commission and Federal Security Administrator, Washington, March 17 1943, to a Seattle realtor. Chairman McNutt says that the question of a Northwest regional office is before the Commission and receiving most careful consideration.”