Skip to main content

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from William Waldegrave Palmer, 2nd Earl of Selbourne, 16 January 1916

Identifier: Coll-14/9/22/13

Scope and Contents

Palmer, who signs himself 'Selbourne', thanks Ewart for sending him his articles on eugenics and the breeding of light horses. He writes that the reason Ewart has not been summoned to a meeting of the Standing Committee for the last two years is that there has not been a meeting.


  • 16 January 1916


Language of Materials


Physical Description

1 leaf

Conditions Governing Access


Biographical / Historical

Selbourne is referring to Ewart's article 'Eugenics and the Breeding of Light Horses' which was published in two parts in The Field, 119: 288-289 in 1912.


From the Series: 4 boxes

Physical Location


Physical Description

1 leaf

Repository Details

Part of the University of Edinburgh Library Heritage Collections Repository

Centre for Research Collections
University of Edinburgh Main Library
George Square
Edinburgh EH8 9LJ Scotland
+44(0)131 650 8379