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Notebooks of Tom Harnett Harrisson

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MS. 14979

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Contains 6 notebooks:
  1. Local collected lists including for gardens, villages, districts and counties, 1921-1930
  2. Birds, volume I, 1928-1930
  3. Notes on birds in the London area during 1929 for the London Natural History Society, 1929
  4. Collection of author's notes on birds, volume III, arranged under species for reference, 1929-1945
  5. Diary, 1930
  6. Ringing results and statistics, 1930, n.d.

Dates

  • 1928-1945

Extent

1 box

Language of Materials

English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries, MS. 14979.
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Shelfmark:

MS. 14979

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 14979

Overview

Notebooks of Tom Harnett Harrisson.

Biographical / Historical

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

For a fuller biography see the Oxford Dictionary of National Biography.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Transferred from the Alexander Library of Ornithology, 2018.
Title
Notebooks of Tom Harnett Harrisson
Status
Completed
Author
Finding aid prepared by EAD version by Jen Patterson and Marion Lowman
Date
2019
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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Weston Library
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