Neg. No: (GP) 28-07-1911
Neg. Size: 12"X10"
Neg. Date: 28-07-1911

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Sitter: Rt. Hon. Alexander William Charles Oliphant Murray, The Master of Elibank, later 1st Baron Murray of Elibank (1870-1920).

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Biog: Eldest son of 1st Viscount and 10th Baron Elibank; Comptroller of HM's Household 1906-1909; Chief Liberal Whip 1909-1910; Under Secretary of State for India 1909-1910; Patronage Secretary to the Treasury 1910-1912; Partner with Lord Cowdray in the firm of S. Pearson and Son. Ltd.

Date: 28 July 1911.

Occasion: appointment as Privy Councillor/attendance at court ck

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Descr: HL

Costume: Levée Dress.

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Orders, Decorations & Medals: King Haakon's Coronation Medal 1906 (silver issue).

Furniture & Props: -

Photographer: Lafayette Ltd., 179 New Bond Street, London.

Evidence of photographer at work: -

No of poses: 1.

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Biog: Burke's Peerage; Who's Who; The Times 14 September 1920, p 13e; L.G. Pine, The New Extinct Peerage 1884-1971, London, 1972.

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Costume: Lord Chamberlain's Office, Dress and Insignia worn at Court, London [1921 p 35]

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Orders, Decorations & Medals: Howard N. Cole, Coronation and Royal Commemorative Medals 1887-1977, London, 1977.

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