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Tweed, John (1869-1933), sculptor

Mark Stocker

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 | ISBN: 9780198614111
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/36597
Tweed, John (1869-1933), sculptor


Tweed, John (1869-1933), sculptor, was born on 21 January 1869 at 16 South Portland Street, Glasgow, the eldest of the four children of John Tweed (c.1810-1885), a publisher, and his second wife, Elizabeth, née Montgomery (c.1837-1908). In 1885 his father's death necessitated him leaving Hutchesons' Boys' Grammar School to run ...

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