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Letter to James Cossar Ewart from Edward Donald Malcolm, 26 April 1904

Identifier: Coll-14/9/10/43

Scope and Contents

Malcolm thanks Ewart for sending him 'The Multiple Origin of Horses and Ponies' and enquires about the breeding of zebras and whether or not they can be crossed with donkeys. He complains at the loss of a costly donkey stallion on his property in Jamaica and hopes that some of his offspring may survive to make up for the loss.


  • Creation: 26 April 1904


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Biographical / Historical

Malcolm refers to Ewart's paper 'The Multiple Origin of Horses and Ponies' which was printed in the Transactions of the Highland and Agricultural Society of Scotland, Volume 16, (1904), pp.266-267.


From the File: 1 folder

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