History Resources - Members of Parliament

Albert Edgar Solomon

Albert Edgar Solomon

Surname: SOLOMON

Given Names: Albert Edgar

Title and Honours: Mr

Qualifications: MA and LLM (University of Tasmania 1903)

Date and Place of Birth: 7 March 1876 - Longford Tasmania

Date of Death: 5 October 1914 - Hobart, Tasmania




House of Assembly: 30 April 1909

Electorate: Bass

Party: Anti-Socialist (1909-12), Liberal (1912-14)

Positions Held: Premier 14 June 1912 to 6 April 1914, Opposition Leader April 1914 to October 1914

Date of Departure: 5 October 1914

Reason for Departure: Died in office.


House of Assembly Long Room Picture: 317

House of Assembly Long Room Picture Number indicates each Member's position in the photographic record.

Source: Parliament of Tasmania Members Biographical Database, Tasmanian Parliamentary Library.

Additional Reference Material:

A Handbook of Australian Government and Politics, 1890-1964 [by] Colin A. Hughes and B. D. Graham. Canberra, ANU Press, 1968. Biographical Register of the Tasmanian Parliament, 1851-1960 / Scott Bennett and Barbara Bennett. Canberra : ANU, 1980.