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Lönnberg, Einar, 1865-1942 (Swedish zoologist and conservationist)


Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from Einar Lönnberg, 08 October 1906

Identifier: Coll-14/9/12/27
Scope and Contents

Lönnberg thanks Ewart and his wife for their hospitality to him during his recent visit and states that he is sending Ewart some papers on veterbrates which might be of interest to him. He describes a horse skull which has been dug up in Stockholm at the site of the Battle of Brunkeberg, fought between Denmark and Sweden in 1471.

Dates: 08 October 1906

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from Einar Lönnberg, 19 February 1909

Identifier: Coll-14/9/15/4
Scope and Contents

Lönnberg states that he has at last been able to begin an investigation into what he believes to be the oldest and least mixed horse-type in Sweden, the 'shogs-russ' ('forest horse'), and provides some information about it. He asks for Ewart's opinion on whether he agrees that it is more likely to have the blood of steppe horses than any other kind.

Dates: 19 February 1909

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