Person    | Male  Born 1905  Died 1977

Sir James Miller

Housebuilder and politician. Born Edinburgh. Lord Mayor of London, D.L.LL.D. He is to the left in the 1965 picture, wearing the Lord Mayor's chain, where he is being installed as Honorary Commodore of the City Livery Yacht Club. We are indebted to James, his son, for correcting our previous mis-identification in this picture.

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Sir James Miller

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The Automobile Association opened its first office in this building in the ye...

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William Beckford, Alderman

William Beckford, Alderman

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Person, Lord Mayor, Politics & Administration, Race Issues, Jamaica

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Brass Crosby

Brass Crosby

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Dick Whittington

Dick Whittington

Born in Pauntley, Gloucestershire, second son of a wealthy man. Thrice Lord Mayor of London: 1397, 1406 and 1420 (actually four times but two were consecutive). Three times Master of the Mercers' C...

Person, Literature, Lord Mayor, Politics & Administration, Theatre

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