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Dr Herbert Vere Evatt

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Title: Dr Herbert Vere Evatt
Date: Circa 1946 to 1949
Keywords: ministers (parliament), politicians, judiciary, international relations, United Nations, John Curtin
Record creator: Department of Information, Central Office
Reference: A1200, L10375

Dr Herbert Vere Evatt, c1946

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This black-and-white photograph shows Dr Herbert Vere Evatt, Deputy Prime Minister, Attorney-General and Minister for External Affairs. Taken in close-up, Evatt is seen smiling and holding a pencil in the air. He is wearing large glasses and a three-piece suit. The photograph was taken by the Australian Government Department of Information during the second Chifley Ministry's term of office from November 1946 to December 1949.

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