Hughes, William Morris, 1864-1952

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Birth 1862-09-25
Death 1952-10-28

Biographical notes:

Politician. Federal MP 1901-1951, Prime Minister of Australia 1915-1923. See entry in "Australian dictionary of Biography", Vol. 9, p. 393-401.

From the description of "The splendid adventure": autographed book by W.M. Hughes [manuscript]. 1929-1932. (Libraries Australia). WorldCat record id: 225851140

Epithet: Prime Minister of Australia

British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000352.0x000210

Politician. Member of Federal Parliament, 1901-1952. Minister for External Affairs, 1904. Prime Minister, 1915-1917 and 1918-1923. Minister for Trade and Customs, 1916. Minister for External Affairs, 1921-1923.

From the description of Papers [manuscript]. 1914-1921. (Libraries Australia). WorldCat record id: 225851327

Australian parliamentarian and Prime Minister 1915-1923.

From the description of Papers of William Morris Hughes [manuscript]. 1875-ca. 1979. (Libraries Australia). WorldCat record id: 225632771

Epithet: Subject of Mss Eur D686

British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001244.0x0002d2

William Morris Hughs was born on September 25th 1862 in Pimlico London. His employment included work as a teacher between 1874-84, rouseabout and barrister. He served as Australian Prime Minister from October 27th 1915 to February 9th 1923. He died on October 28th 1952 in Lindfield, Sydney and is buried in the Northern Suburbs Cemetery, Sydney.

From the description of Biography [microform]. n. d. (Libraries Australia). WorldCat record id: 224508635


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