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Pressland, AJ, fl1899 (Cambridge geneticist)


Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from A.J Pressland, 27 January 1899

Identifier: Coll-14/9/5/6
Scope and Contents Pressland offers information on heredity, following a paper Ewart gave at the Royal Society in London. He cites several instances of cattle with exceptional colouring.
Dates: 27 January 1899

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from A.J Pressland, 14 February 1899

Identifier: Coll-14/9/5/14
Scope and Contents Pressland suggests ways of getting information about various long-lived human species, and gives examples of human and animal inbreeding. He puts forward the idea that the Duke of Bedford might take up the study of the subject of inbreeding, and suggests ways in which Ewart might gain an introduction.
Dates: 14 February 1899