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Heidelberg’s Busy Bee Signature Quilt, 1895-96

Square E12

Quilt square E12


E. H. Cameron.


The person represented is Ewen Hugh Cameron (1831-1915) of Pigeon Bank, Kangaroo Ground.

Further information

EH Cameron was a popular and long-serving politician for the electorate of Evelyn in the Victorian Legislative Assembly. His biography is included in the Australian Dictionary of Biography: http://adb.anu.edu.au/biography/cameron-ewen-hugh-3149/.

In 1867 he married Agnes (1844-1924), eldest daughter of John Bell, an early pioneer at Kangaroo Ground. They had eight sons and three daughters. Some of their children contributed squares:

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