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

Identifier: Coll-14/9/6/17

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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.


  • Creation: 13 June 1900


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