Show Summary Details

Page of

Printed from Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. Under the terms of the licence agreement, an individual user may print out a single article for personal use (for details see Privacy Policy and Legal Notice).

date: 13 December 2019

Harrisson, Tom Harnettlocked

(1911–1976)
  • Judith M. Heimann

Extract

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)...

You do not currently have access to this article

Login

Please login to access the full content.

Subscribe

Access to the full content requires a subscription

National Library of Australia
British Library, National Sound Archive
Historical Manuscripts Commission, National Register of Archives
Hulton|Archive, Getty Images, London
Trinity College, Cambridge
University of Warwick, Modern Records Centre, Coventry
National Portrait Gallery, London
Royal Geographical Society, London
National Archives of the United Kingdom, Public Record Office, London
University of Sussex, Brighton