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Haddon, Alfred Cort

Born: 1855 AD
Died: 1940 AD, at 84 years of age.

Nationality: English
Categories: Anthropologist


English anthropologist and ethnologist.


1855 - Born on the 24th of May.


1898 - Leader of the Cambridge Expedition to the islands of the Torres Straits.


Returned to Christ's College, Cambridge, where he had been an undergraduate, and effectively founded a

school of anthropology.


He influenced Caroline Furness Jayne.


1940 - Alfred Cort Haddon died on the 20th of April.





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