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, the elder of the two children of Brigadier-General Geoffry Harnett Harrisson (1881–1939) and his wife, Marie Ellen (Doll; 1886–1961)...
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Subjects: Social and Cultural History ; Society and Culture ; Sociology ; Education ; Ornithology ; Conservation, Preservation, and Care of Artworks ; Museums, Libraries, and Information Sciences
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