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Letter to James Cossar Ewart from Henry John Elwes, 25 November [1911]

Identifier: Coll-14/9/17/79

Scope and Contents

Elwes writes that he has no doubt that Carruthers will publish his discoveries when he returns. He asks that Ewart return the proof of his paper by 01 December at the latest. He commiserates over Ewart's farm and promises to help him when he returns to England the following year.

The year is not written on the letter.


  • Creation: 25 November [1911]


Language of Materials


Physical Description

1 leaf

Conditions Governing Access


Biographical / Historical

Elwes is probably referring to his paper 'Notes on the Primitive Breeds of Sheep in Scotland' which appeared in The Scottish Naturalist, edited by Eagle Clarke, in January 1912.


From the Series: 4 boxes

Physical Location


Physical Description

1 leaf

Repository Details

Part of the University of Edinburgh Library Heritage Collections Repository

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