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Victoria, 1819-1901 (Queen of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland | Empress of India)

 Person

Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:

Addresses to Royal Zoological Society of Dublin, 1878 - 1903

 File
Identifier: Coll-11/C3+A260
Scope and Contents Addresses to Royal Zoological Society of Dublin: on occasion of Queen Victoria's visit to Dublin (1900); on opening of the Robert's Lion House; on Dnaiel Cunningham's resigning from the office of Secretary; on Daniel Cunningham's resigning from the office of President (1903). File also includes a manuscript copy of address by Dr Samuel Haughton, FRS, 1878 and an incomplete copy of the Society's Report for 1902.
Dates: 1878 - 1903

Letter from Louisa Crawford to her husband Matthew including a poem titled "Stanzas on the mental aberation [sic] of (my dear) Professor Wilson" for his correction, 1822-1857

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Identifier: Coll-1839/1/2/24
Scope and Contents Letter from Louisa Crawford to her husband Matthew on several subjects including the illness of a Mrs Coxhead, the nature of politicians, and the relationship between Queen Victoria and Lord Melbourne. Including a poem titled "Stanzas on the mental aberation [sic] of (my dear) Professor Wilson" for his correction. A crossed letter, some of the text is overlayed and difficult to read.
Dates: 1822-1857

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

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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

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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

Royal Commission of appointment of Ewart as a member of the Fishery Board for Scotland, 04 November 1882

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Identifier: Coll-14/2/14
Scope and Contents Document bears the signature of Queen Victoria on the letterhead and the royal seal.
Dates: 04 November 1882

Royal Commission of appointment of Ewart as Regius Professor of Natural History, University of Aberdeen, 09 December 1878

 Item
Identifier: Coll-14/2/9
Scope and Contents Commission bears Queen Victoria's signature on the letterhead and the royal seal.
Dates: 09 December 1878

Royal Commission of re-appointment of Ewart as a member of the Fishery Board for Scotland, 04 November 1887

 Item
Identifier: Coll-14/2/15
Scope and Contents Document bears the signature of Queen Victoria on the letterhead and the royal seal.
Dates: 04 November 1887