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Letter (incomplete) to James Cossar Ewart from unknown author, 14 May 1899

Identifier: Coll-14/9/5/22

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The letter's author is a former pupil and assistant demonstrator of Ewart's (from around 1891), working in Africa as a government medical officer. He writes that he is sending Ewart the skins of two zebra mares which he has shot, and offers to try and get more skins, and to take photographs of various game.

The latter part of the letter, with author signature, is not present.


  • Creation: 14 May 1899

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1 leaf

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