Maker: Walter Bird
revised by Robert Fitzgerald
Mackintosh, Harold Vincent, first Viscount Mackintosh of Halifax (1891–1964), confectionery manufacturer and public administrator, was born in King's Cross Lane, Halifax, Yorkshire, on 8 June 1891, the eldest of three sons, all destined to enter the confectionery business founded by their father, John Mackintosh (1868–1920)...
Maker: unknown photographer
Mackintosh, John (1868–1920), confectionery manufacturer, was born in Dukinfield, Cheshire, on 7 July 1868, the son of Joseph Mackintosh, cotton spinner, and his wife, Mary Jane, née Burgess. Three months later, Joseph moved to Halifax to become a foreman at the cotton spinners ...