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Thomas Hughes (1822-1896), Social reformer and children's writer

Sitter in 15 portraits
Author; barrister, 1848; follower of F.D. Maurice and the Christian Socialist movement; his famous book, Tom Brown's Schooldays, was published anonymously in 1857, and was immediately successful; Liberal MP, 1865 and 1868-74; Principal of Working Men's College, 1872-83; county court judge, 1882-96; published biographies and other works.

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P171(38)

Thomas Hughes

attributed to Sir Anthony Coningham Sterling
salt print, 1853
NPG P171(38)

P986

Thomas Hughes

by Julia Margaret Cameron
albumen print, 1865
NPG P986

Ax39753

Thomas Hughes

by Lombardi & Fox
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG Ax39753

x11989

Thomas Hughes

by William Jeffrey
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG x11989

Ax7540

Thomas Hughes

by William Jeffrey
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG Ax7540

Ax8567

Thomas Hughes

by William Jeffrey
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG Ax8567

x11990

Thomas Hughes

by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG x11990

Ax17756

Thomas Hughes

by John Watkins
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG Ax17756

Ax18325

Thomas Hughes

by Elliott & Fry
albumen carte-de-visite, 1860s
NPG Ax18325

Ax21832

Thomas Hughes

by John Watkins
albumen print, 1860s
NPG Ax21832

x133380

Thomas Hughes

by Lock & Whitfield
woodburytype, 1880 or before
NPG x133380

D36371

Thomas Hughes

by Richard Josey, printed by Holdgate Brothers, after Eden Upton Eddis
mezzotint, late 19th century
NPG D36371

D43539

Thomas Hughes ('Statesmen, No. 114.')

by Adriano Cecioni
chromolithograph, published in Vanity Fair 8 June 1872
NPG D43539

Ax17619

Thomas Hughes

by Lock & Whitfield, published by Sampson Low, Marston, Searle and Rivington
woodburytype, published 1880
NPG Ax17619

x11991

Thomas Hughes

by Lock & Whitfield, published by Sampson Low, Marston, Searle and Rivington
woodburytype, published 1880
NPG x11991

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