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Mitchell, Sir Peter Chalmers, 1864-1945 (zoologist and secretary, Zoological Society of London)


Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from Sir Peter Chalmers Mitchell, 26 March 1921

Identifier: Coll-14/9/27/3
Scope and Contents

Mitchell writes concerning the fact that Gadow's paper concerning feathers has been accepted for publication by the Publication Committee of the Zoological Society of London despite the paper not having a satisfactory conclusion.

Dates: 26 March 1921

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from Sir Peter Chalmers Mitchell, 15 May 1903

Identifier: Coll-14/9/9/52
Scope and Contents

Mitchell informs Ewart that the Council of the Zoological Society of London have granted Sir Clement Hill's request of a loan of a a zebra mare for a hybridisation experiment in the Orange River Colony. He informs Ewart that the mare is now at his disposal.

Dates: 15 May 1903

Notebook No.30, August 1829- August 1829

 Item — Box Lyell-temp-box 2: Series Coll-203/A1
Identifier: Coll-203/A1/30
Scope and Contents This brown leather notebook contains diverse notes on British geology, and lists of queries for correspondents Blackadder, Humboldt, and Dr. Fleming. The front 3 pages are missing. Lyell's writing is a combination of steady, small copy hand, and hasty pencil observations. On p. 59, Lyell writes, "Hutton did not go as far as Moro". The list of questions on page 68 includes note 'Mrs. Murchison To ask Mary Anning for rate of waste at Lyme'. ...
Dates: August 1829- August 1829

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