File MAX - Maxwell, Sir John Maxwell Stirling-

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Maxwell, Sir John Maxwell Stirling-


  • 1866 - 1856 (Creation)

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Scottish Tory politician and philanthropist. Chairman of the Forestry Commission between 1929 amd 1932. Founder member of the National Trust for Scotland in 1931, becoming Vice-President and later, President.

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•Some correspondence filed filed with Sir Wm. Wright Smith papers under “Smith, Sir Wm. W.”, “Rhododendron Corresp”, material boxed alphabetically in these boxes

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