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date: 16 May 2021

MacAlister, Sir John Young Walkerlocked

(1856–1925)
  • Evelyn Kerslake

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MacAlister, Sir John Young Walker (1856–1925), librarian, was born on 10 May 1856 in Perth, the second of the surviving three sons and three daughters of Donald MacAlister (1825–1881), publisher's agent, and his wife, Euphemia Kennedy (fl. 1826–1905). Educated at Liverpool high school...

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