Sir James Glasgow Acheson, by Walter Stoneman, 9 July 1948 - NPG x163401 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

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Sir James Glasgow Acheson

by Walter Stoneman
bromide print, 9 July 1948
5 7/8 in. x 4 1/4 in. (150 mm x 107 mm)
Commissioned, 1948
NPG x163401

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ohn Glasgow Faris, grand nephew of J G Acheson

3 March 2017, 13:03

J G Acheson had a daughter, Janey Ironside, first ever professor of fashion design at the Royal College of Art and a granddaughter Virginia Ironside, journalist and "agony aunt" .

John Glasgow Faris, grand nephew of J G Acheson

28 February 2017, 16:56

An older sister of James Glasgow Acheson was Anne Acheson, sculptor and pioneer in developing surgical splints in the 1914-18 War. He was named for his mother's father Rev James Glasgow, (1805-1890) pioneer Irish Presbyterian missionary in Gujarat, India.

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