[William Lockhart Clayton with unidentified men on stage with flags] Metadata

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  • Main Title [William Lockhart Clayton with unidentified men on stage with flags]


  • Creation: c. 1962
  • Digitized: 2006-09-19


  • No Language


  • Content Description: William Lockhart Clayton standing with unidentified seated men on stage with American and other national flags in background. Interior shot.
  • Physical Description: Original print, black & white. 8" x 10"


  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Clayton, William Lockhart, 1880-1966.
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: People - Individuals

Primary Source

  • Item is a Primary Source


  • Place Name: United States
  • Time Period: mod-tim
  • Coverage Date: c. 1962


  • Name: Robert Joy Collection
    Code: RJOY


  • Name: The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston
    Code: MFAH


  • Rights Access: public

Resource Type

  • Photograph


  • Image


  • Accession or Local Control No: MS39-04-017
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth18580


  • Display Note: William Lockhart Clayton (1880-1966) co-founded Anderson, Clayton & Co., a leading cotton merchandiser that was headquartered in Houston from 1916. He served on the Committee of Cotton Distribution of the War Industries Board during World War I. During WWII he held a number of important government positions leading to his appointment as Assistant Secretary of State for Economic Affairs in 1944, where he was instrumental in the development of the Marshall Plan. In the late '40s he returned to Houston but remained active and respected in the economic community continuing to voice his support for free trade. Through the Clayton Fund he contributed to many philanthropic causes, most notably to Johns Hopkins University, Tufts University and the University of Texas.
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