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Forsyth, James Noel Muller, 1844-1923 (landowner, Quinish, Tobermory)

 Person

Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from James N. Forsyth, 29 April 1906

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Identifier: Coll-14/9/12/11
Scope and Contents Forsyth states that he received Ewart's letter from Barra and agrees that they must send another stallion there, but not this season. He writes that he has sent a copy of Ewart's report to the Secretary of State.
Dates: 29 April 1906

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from James N. Forsyth, 07 July 1906

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Identifier: Coll-14/9/12/20
Scope and Contents Forsyth confirms that he has received Ewart's suggestions for the Report. He also reports that Arthur Cecil had written to him about his stallion but that he cannot take on any more ponies this year.
Dates: 07 July 1906

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from James N. Forsyth, 18 November 1903

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Identifier: Coll-14/9/9/125
Scope and Contents Forsyth comments that he has read Ewart's notes and recommendations on ponies with interest. He requests that Ewart add a whole summary of recommendations and notes on the results of crossing experiments, so that the whole report can go to the Secretary directly.
Dates: 18 November 1903

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from James N. Forsyth, 05 February 1904

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Identifier: Coll-14/9/10/11
Scope and Contents Forsyth provides some family details and information about the meeting of the Congested Districts Board at which Forsyth argued the case for Ewart's 'Pony Report'. He also reports meeting with the new Secetary of State for Scotland, 'Tullibardine' of Blair Atholl and a pony salesman.
Dates: 05 February 1904

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from James N. Forsyth, 27 March 1904

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Identifier: Coll-14/9/10/31
Scope and Contents Forsyth recommends that Ewart consider publishing his report on Highland ponies through the Congested Districts Board. He assumes that his memo on the Antrim horse has reached Ewart.
Dates: 27 March 1904

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from James N. Forsyth, 31 March 1904

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Identifier: Coll-14/9/10/35
Scope and Contents Forsyth thanks Ewart for sending him 'The Multiple Origin of Horses and Ponies', which Forsyth says will form the first part of the report which he proposes to bring out the Congested District Board. He writes that he has written to Tullibardine offering to visit Atholl.
Dates: 31 March 1904

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from James N. Forsyth, [1905]

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Identifier: Coll-14/9/11/45
Scope and Contents Forsyth writes that he has sent on the draft 'Sire and Service of Mares' from 1906 to Mackintosh and would be glad of any rough notes on the Monkstadt ponies (the experimental farm of the Congested Districts Board). The back of the letter contains notes in Ewart's hand on a list of names to whom he has sent his 'Tarpan' paper (possibly 'The Tarpan and its Relationship with Wild and Domestic Horses').

Letter is undated but likely to be from the year 1905.
Dates: [1905]