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date: 29 May 2020

Main, Thomas Forrestlocked

(1911–1990)
  • Malcolm Pines

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Main, Thomas Forrest (1911–1990), psychiatrist and psychoanalyst, was born on 25 February 1911 in Johannesburg, Transvaal, to James Robert Main (1872–1946), shipwright and later mine manager, and Jessie Miller Dundas (1876–1965). Main was one of three children; a fourth died in adolescence. His father joined the ...

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