Biographical notes on Directors, 1948-1954
Scope and Contents
Typescript biographical notes on H.D.M. Barton, R. Gordon, F.C. Hall, J.H. Keswick, W.J. Keswick, D.F. Landale, H.H. Lennox, D.L. Newbigging, J.F. Owen, W.E.D. Smith and E.F. Watts, c. 1953-1954; a press cutting on the death of D.L. Newbigging (d. 1948); and a manuscript letter from H.D.M. Barton to B.D.F. Beith, 19 April 1954, containing biographical notes about himself.
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Received from Matheson & Co. Ltd, London, 19 April 2018.
- Barton, Hugh David MacEwen, 1911-1989 (businessman)
- Beith, Benjamin David Fleming, 1884-1960 (businessman)
- Gordon, Robert, 1900-1965 (businessman)
- Hall, Frederick Charles, 1880-c 1953 (businessman)
- Keswick, Sir John Henry, 1906-1982 (Knight, businessman)
- Keswick, Sir William Johnstone, 1903-1990 (Knight, businessman)
- Landale, David Fortune, 1905-1970 (businessman)
- Lennox, Henry Hutchison, 1891-1958 (businessman)
- Newbigging, David Locke, 1896-1948 (businessman)
- Owen, John Featherstone, b 1889 (businessman)
- Smith, William Elder Drummond, 1892-1957 (businessman)
- Watts, Erik Francis, 1904-1984 (businessman)