Photo c1909 of Scottish socialist James Keir Hardie (1856 - 1915) - first Independent Labour MP and first Labour Party leader.

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Photo c1909 of Scottish socialist James Keir Hardie (1856 - 1915) - first Independent Labour MP and first Labour Party leader.
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Portrait photo circa 1909 of Scottish socialist and Labour leader James Keir Hardie (1856 - 1915). Hardie was the UK's first Independent Labour MP (1892), a founder of the Labour Party and the first leader of the Labour Party in the House of Commons (1906 - 1908). Hardie, who has iconic status within the modern Labour movement, spent the last years of his life campaigning for votes for women. Photo by Bain News Service.