Parana, Baron De, fl1899
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
Letter to James Cossar Ewart from Baron de Parana (in French), 25 October 1900
Scope and Contents Baron de Parana gives Ewart permission to publish the letter that he wrote to him about telegony. He adds that he has not yet tried to cross a female ass with a zebra, but that he will keep Ewart informed of his experiments.
Dates: 25 October 1900
Letter to James Cossar Ewart from Carl Hagenbeck, 26 October 1903
Scope and Contents Hagenbeck writes that Baron von Falz-Fein from Russia and the Baron de Parana both have eight to ten zebra hybrids, and agrees that if their usefulness and strength were more widely known, they would only breed zebroids rather than asses and horses. He asks for the price of Ewart's two zebra hybrids and his Shetland pony and offers his Korea stallion to him as a present, as he wishes to be rid of it. He reports that the Mongolian mares which he got as foster-mothers for the first Przewalski's...
Dates: 26 October 1903