Hughes & family (Prime Min'r. of Australia) (LOC)

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When: 01 January 1915

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Bain News Service,, publisher.

Hughes & family (Prime Min'r. of Australia)

[between ca. 1915 and ca. 1920]

1 negative : glass ; 5 x 7 in. or smaller.

Title from data provided by the Bain News Service on the negative.
Forms part of: George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress).

Format: Glass negatives.

Rights Info: No known restrictions on publication.

Repository: Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division, Washington, D.C. 20540 USA,

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Call Number: LC-B2- 3861-13


Owner: The Library of Congress
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    • 21/Feb/2014 18:54:41

    "William Morris "Billy" Hughes, CH, KC, (25 September 1862 – 28 October 1952), Australian politician, was the seventh Prime Minister of Australia, from 1915 to 1923." This photo was used in The Bemidji daily pioneer., February 08, 1917, Image 1.

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    Arden (LOC P&P)

    • 24/Feb/2014 18:43:11

    B-59: Thank you for uncovering more details about Prime Minister of Australia, William Hughes and for the confirming photograph. We will add more information to the description when we update.

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    • 01/Mar/2014 07:21:01

    The rest of the family is his second wife, Mary Campbell Hughes (1874-1958), later Dame Mary, and their daughter Helen, born August 11, 1915. Helen died of complications from childbirth at age 21.

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    kchi (LOC P&P)

    • 04/Mar/2014 15:41:40

    artolog: Thanks for providing the names and dates of the rest of the family. We'll add the information to the catalog record when we update.