Harvie-Brown, John Alexander, 1844-1916 (ornithologist)
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
Letter to James Cossar Ewart from Henry John Elwes, 31 March 1911
Scope and Contents Elwes mentions an interesting breed of sheep called 'Neerie sheep' he has heard of from Harvie-Brown, as well as another breed, 'dun-faced sheep', which he has read about. He will write to Switzerland for information on a race of Swiss sheep which appears to resemble the Soay sheep and may be a direct descendent of a primeval Swiss breed.
Dates: 31 March 1911
Letter to James Cossar Ewart from John Alexander Harvie-Brown, with enclosed photograph, 01 July 1903
Scope and Contents Harvie-Brown returns the photograph of the goose which Ewart has sent him, and says he takes it to be a cross between a Canadian and a Greylag goose, and gives details of the two species.
Dates: 01 July 1903