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date: 04 March 2021

Nathan, Aleclocked

  • Richard Davenport-Hines


Nathan, Alec (1872–1954), industrialist, was born on 24 September 1872 in Wellington, New Zealand, the seventh of eight sons (there were four daughters) of Joseph Edward Nathan (1835–1912) and his wife, Dinah Marks (1838–1893). The family was Jewish. Nathan was educated at Wellington College...

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