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Provided by The Australian Dictionary of Biography


William Morris (Billy) Hughes (1862-1952), prime minister, was born on 25 September 1862 at Pimlico, London, son of William Hughes, a carpenter from North Wales employed at the Houses of Parliament, and...

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by Hughes, W. M. (William Morris), 1862-1952
Sydney : Australian Democratic Front, [1940?]
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by Hughes, W. M. (William Morris), 1862-1952
Melbourne : Braille Writers' Association of Victoria, 1953
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