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Ashworth, Prof. Graham William

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Education; Architecture; Art. 288 words.

CBE 1980; DL

Born 14 July 1935; s of Frederick William Ashworth and Ivy Alice Ashworth; m 1960, Gwyneth Mai Morgan-Jones; three d; died 18 Sept. 2015

Visiti...

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Birds, Prof. John Richard

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Education; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice; Architecture; Art. 183 words.

Born 20 June 1948; s of John Sidney Birds and Katharine Charlotte Birds; m 1st, 1973, Margaret Rhona Richardson (marr. diss. 2008); two s one d; 2nd, 2009, Rachel Jane...

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Carter, Matthew

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics; Social and Cultural History; Science and Mathematics; Education; Architecture; Art. 188 words.

RDI 1981

Born London, 1 Oct. 1937; s of late Harry Graham Carter, OBE and Ella Mary Carter (née Garratt)

Principal, Carter & Cone Type Inc., Cambridge,...

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Cavendish [née Hervey; other married name Foster], Elizabeth Christiana, duchess of Devonshire (1757–1824), society hostess and patron of the arts

Amanda Foreman.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Financial Aspects of Art; Literature; Social and Cultural History; Education. 1204 words.

Cavendish [née Hervey; other married name Foster], Elizabeth Christiana, duchess of Devonshire (1757–1824), society hostess and patron of the arts, was the middle daughter of Frederick...

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Elmhirst [née Whitney], Dorothy Payne (1887–1968), patron of education and the arts

Lottie Hoare.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; Financial Aspects of Art; Social and Cultural History; Society and Culture; Literature. 1928 words.

Elmhirst [née Whitney], Dorothy Payne (1887–1968), patron of education and the arts, was born at 1731 I Street, in Washington, DC, United States of America, on 23 January 1887, the fifth...

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Falcke, Isaac (1819–1909), art collector and benefactor

Jeremy Warren.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Financial Aspects of Art; Social and Cultural History; Society and Culture; Education. 923 words.

Falcke, Isaac (1819–1909), art collector and benefactor, was born in Great Yarmouth, one of some twenty children of Jacob Falcke. His father moved to London soon after Isaac's birth and...

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Fitzwilliam, Richard, seventh Viscount Fitzwilliam of Merrion (1745–1816), benefactor and musical antiquary

B. H. Blacker.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Financial Aspects of Art; Education; Social and Cultural History; Society and Culture. 872 words.

Fitzwilliam, Richard, seventh Viscount Fitzwilliam of Merrion (1745–1816), benefactor and musical antiquary, was born on 1 August 1745 at Richmond, Surrey, the eldest son of Richard...

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Griffith, Nora Christina Cobban (1870–1937)

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; Archaeology; Social and Cultural History; Society and Culture; Drawing and Pastels; Painting. 4 words.

See Griffith, Francis Llewellyn

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Harrisson, Tom Harnett (1911–1976), ornithologist, museum curator, and co-founder of the Mass-Observation social survey project

Judith M. Heimann.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Society and Culture; Sociology; Education; Ornithology; Conservation, Restoration, and Care of Artworks; Museums, Libraries, and Information Sciences. 2684 words.

Harrisson, Tom Harnett (1911–1976), ornithologist, museum curator, and co-founder of the Mass-Observation social survey project, was born in Buenos Aires, Argentina, on 26 September 1911,...

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Lightbown, Ronald William

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Medicine and Health; Education; Literature; Publishing; Architecture; Art. 317 words.

MA; FSA, FRAS

Born Darwen, Lancs, 2 June 1932; s of late Vincent Lightbown and Helen Anderson Lightbown (née Burness); m 1962, Mary Dorothy Webster; one ...

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