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William Hookway

 (born 1917)
William John Jr Hookway is active/lives in Arizona, New York, Ohio.  William Hookway is known for landscape painting, cartooning, illustration.

Biography   William Hookway


William Hookway was born June 9, 1917, in Cleveland, Ohio.  At that time his parents were actually living in Holbrook, Arizona where his father worked for the Santa Fe Railroad.  Hookway lived in Holbrook until 1939 when he entered the Chicago Art Institute.  During his studies there he created many cartoons for the Arizona Highways magazine.

In 1943, Hookway joined the army and served in the Pacific theater until the end of the war.  While in the army, he drew many powerful political cartoons which were published nationally.

Following the war Hookway enrolled in the Los Angeles Art Academy.  Upon graduation from there he moved to New York City for eight years where he worked for several museum   ...  Displaying 750 of 2013 characters.

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