American Roman Catholic prelate; third Archbishop of San Francisco (1915-35). Seminary professor from 1893-1912. Enjoyed a close friendship with San Francisco Mayor James Rolph, Jr. He was often tasked with helped to resolve labor disputes. In 1921, Hanna was named chairman of the San Francisco Wage Arbitration Boards, serving on the boards through 1924.
SP - Signed Photograph: handsome 7"x9" sepia-tone, matte-finish, studio portrait. In the lower quadrant he has penned "Always devotedly in Xto, Edward Hanna." Some barely perceptible pinholes in the upper right hand corner, well away from the image. Overall very good to fine.
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