Edgar H. Graham, politician


Edgar H. Graham, politician


1897 - 1957


The Honourable Edgar Hugh Graham was an Australian politician who represented the seat of Wagga Wagga in the NSW Legislative Assembly. He was a pig breeder and a butcher by trade who was born in Wagga Wagga in 1897. He married Ivy Peacock in 1923 and they had one daughter. He died in 1957.

Eddie was a member of the NSW Australian Labour Party and was elected to the NSW Legislative Assembly from 1941 until his death in 1957. He was the NSW Minister of Agriculture from 1944 to 1957.


Edgar H. Graham, politician



Items in the Edgar H. Graham, politician Collection

School Children at Robertson Oval
Thousands of school children gathered on Robertson Oval for the final appearance of the Queen and Duke.
The newspapers reported that of the 15,000 children gathered in the centre of the oval, 500 had fainted in the heat and had to be stretchered off…

Eddie and the Queen
The Hon. Eddie Graham, Member for Wagga Wagga and Minister of Agriculture, greets Queen Elizabeth as she alights from the open-top car in Baylis Street. Mrs Ivy Graham (we assume...) stands just a little behind him.

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