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Gilbey, Sir Walter, 1831-1914 (president of the Royal Agricultural Society of England)


Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Hackney Mare, "Gallant Girl", 1870s-1930s

Identifier: Coll-1434/387
Scope and Contents

Photograph of the Hackney mare, "Gallant Girl," standing in a paddock, held on a lead by a man in the late 19th or early 20th century. The text beneath the image states that "Gallant Girl" is a chestnut roan, winner of many prizes and is the property of Sir Walter Gilbey, Bart.

Dates: 1870s-1930s

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from William Bernhard Tegetmeier, 04 May 1897

Identifier: Coll-14/9/3/4
Scope and Contents

Tegetmeier writes that he encloses a photograph (not present) of Sir Walter Gilbey's picture by George Stubbs of the first zebra introduced into England. He hopes to receive early news of Ewart's experiments in telegony. He also offers to show him a photograph of the hind quarters of five Burchell zebras in a stable.

Dates: 04 May 1897

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Burchell?s Zebra 1
Experiments 1
Hackney horse 1
Mares 1
Painting 1
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