Keith, Sir Arthur (1866–1955), museum curator and palaeoanthropologist, was born on 5 February 1866 at Old Machar, Aberdeenshire, the sixth of the ten children of John Keith, a farmer, and his wife, Jessica (Jessie) Macpherson. To prepare for a medical education he went to ...
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Sir Arthur Keith (1866–1955) by Sir William Rothenstein, 1928 © Estate of Sir William Rothenstein / National Portrait Gallery, London