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Reid, Sir James, 1849-1923 (physician-in-ordinary to the King)


Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from Sir James Reid, 13 June 1900

Identifier: Coll-14/9/6/17
Scope and Contents

Reid writes regarding the Queen's zebras, and in particular a male zebra which had recently died in the care of Sir Fleetwood Edwards. London Zoo should have been contacted and the Queen as a result is annoyed. He requests that Ewart look at the animal in London with a view to its removal to Windsor Castle where it will be buried, and also to suggest any special treatment that it might require.

Dates: 13 June 1900

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from Sir James Reid, 16 June 1900

Identifier: Coll-14/9/6/18
Scope and Contents

Reid states how pleased the Queen is with Ewart's suggestion to travel to Windsor to act as advisor in the quartering of the recently deceased zebra.

Dates: 16 June 1900

Negrette and the Children of James Reid, 1870s-1930s

Identifier: Coll-1434/691
Scope and Contents

Photograph of Negrette and James Reid's children with two dogs on the lawn in front of a house in the late 19th or early 20th century.

Dates: 1870s-1930s

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Zebras 2
Animals--Transportation 1
Children 1