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Morton, (Henry) Digby (1906/7–1983), couturier

Fiona Anderson

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:

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Morton, (Henry) Digby (1906/7–1983), couturier, was born in Ireland. His death certificate states his date of birth as 27 November 1907; this is contradicted, however, by records in the archives of the Dublin Metropolitan School of Art, which place his birth as one year earlier, at an unspecified date in 1906. The academic registers of that institution for 1919–20 also provide the only available information about ...

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