A portrait of UFA MLA Rudolph Hennig. Inscription on reverse reads: "" R. Hennig / Clover Bar / R Hennig / 85 screen / 12 ems"
McDermid Studios, Edmonton
Hennig, Manz family fonds at the Provincial Archives of Alberta.
Alberta -- Politics and government
Rudolph Hennig was born in Chisenau in 1886 and moved to Alberta with his family in 1890. Hennig
ran as a UFA candidate and won a seat in the 1926 Alberta general election in the electoral district of Victoria, and won a seat in the 1930 election in the new district of Clover Bar. Hennig was defeated by David Roberts for party nomination in 1935 and retired from politics. Hennig recieved an honourary degree from the University of Alberta in 1965, and passed away in 1969.