James Harris, 2nd Earl of Malmesbury: Difference between revisions

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Though the son of a great [[Great Britain|British]] statesman, [[James Harris, 1st Earl of Malmesbury]], the young James Harris only dabbled in politics. His real interests lay in being a sportsman, and he was known for his meticulous records of what game he had killed and of the local and national British weather.<ref>{{Cite web |url=http://www.hants.gov.uk/museum/biology/collectors/malmesbury.html |title=Biology Collections Hampshire Museums Service<!-- Bot generated title --> |access-date=20 January 2007 |archive-url=https://web.archive.org/web/20070930201754/http://www.hants.gov.uk/museum/biology/collectors/malmesbury.html |archive-date=30 September 2007 |url-status=dead }}</ref> He built up an extensive collection of stuffed game, which was donated to various museums.
 
He was [[Member of Parliament]] (MP) for [[Helston (UK Parliament constituency)|Helston]] 1802&ndash;1804, [[Horsham (UK Parliament constituency)|Horsham]] 1804&ndash;18071806, [[Heytesbury (UK Parliament constituency)|Heytesbury]] 1807&ndash;1812 and [[Wilton (UK Parliament constituency)|Wilton]] 1816&ndash;1820.
 
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