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Aneurin Bevan (1897-1960), Politician; MP for Ebbw Vale and Minister of Health; husband of Jennie Lee and editor of the Tribune

Sitter associated with 32 portraits
Politician. Born in Tredegar, Monmouthshire, 'Nye' Bevan was elected Labour MP for Ebbw Vale (1929-60), and became the South Wales miners' spokesman. He was founder and, from 1942 to 1945, editor of the left-wing weekly Tribune. As Minister for Health and Housing (1945-51) Bevan guided the National Health Service Act through Parliament (1946) and oversaw its implementation in the National Health Service (1948) with nationalised hospitals and free medical treatment for all.

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Aneurin Bevan; Jennie Lee

by Keystone Press Agency Ltd
vintage print, 30 June 1951
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Harold Wilson; Aneurin Bevan; Jennie Lee

by Planet News
vintage print, 27 September 1954
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Aneurin Bevan; Jennie Lee

by P.A. Reuter Photos Ltd
bromide print, 30 September 1956
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Aneurin Bevan

by Lewis Morley
vintage print, late 1950s
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Aneurin Bevan

by Keystone Press Agency Ltd
vintage print, 28 September 1958
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Aneurin Bevan

by Harry Lawrence Oakley
cut paper silhouette, mid 20th century
NPG D20558

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Aneurin Bevan

by Howard Coster
half-plate film negative, 1943
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Aneurin Bevan

by Walter Stoneman
half-plate glass negative, September 1945
NPG x187449

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Aneurin Bevan

by Walter Stoneman
half-plate glass negative, September 1945
NPG x187450

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Aneurin Bevan

by Elliott & Fry
vintage print, 1945
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