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Scope Note: Created For = NAHSTE

Found in 288 Collections and/or Records:

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from Henry John Elwes, with enclosed letter to Elwes from Duncan Robertson, [c.18 June 1911]

Identifier: Coll-14/9/17/35
Scope and Contents Elwes instruct Ewart to send the ewe hoggs to Cheltenham. He enquires whether Ewart would like to have the sheep mentioned in Robertson's letter, as he would like a photograph of them. This letter is undated.

Robertson's letter to Elwes, dated 15 June 1911, states that he will be able to procure a ram and ewe from North Ronaldsay.
Dates: [c.18 June 1911]

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from J. Sidney Turner, 02 November 1897

Identifier: Coll-14/9/3/14
Scope and Contents Turner writes that he is sending Ewart two papers with Turner's articles on hybrids (not present). He also enquires whether there are any photographs yet of the new foal hybrid, and if he could reproduce them.
Dates: 02 November 1897

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from J. Sidney Turner, 22 November 1897

Identifier: Coll-14/9/3/15
Scope and Contents Turner thanks Ewart for his letter of 16th November, and explains that he would appreciate a photograph of 'Mr Alexander's sketch'. He goes on to discuss the changing colours of foals' coats and markings as they grow up. He compares them with those of kittens, describing the process as a 'prolonged epitome of racial development'.
Dates: 22 November 1897

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from J. Sidney Turner, 21 April 1898

Identifier: Coll-14/9/4/10
Scope and Contents Turner states that he will be sending Ewart a photograph of a donkey with very accentuated stripes on its legs. He awaits news of the second foal, particularly in respect to telegony. He also discusses the origins and general characteristics of the Dalmatian, the German Pointer and the Alsatian.
Dates: 21 April 1898

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from J. Sidney Turner, 20 March 1900

Identifier: Coll-14/9/6/8
Scope and Contents Turner writes that he is enclosing some photographs obtained from Count Le Couteulx de Canteleu and mentioning, amongst other things, an illustration that he has done of a supposed stuffed specimen of a fox-bay hybrid now in the possession of the former Chairman of the Kennel Club, Mr Shirley.
Dates: 20 March 1900

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from J. Stihl, 12 November 1901

Identifier: Coll-14/9/7/25
Scope and Contents Stihl, of Switzerland, details his trip to Southern France, the Rhone and the Camargue where he saw half-wild herds of horses and cattle. He includes 21 photographs of horses and cattle from the area (not present).
Dates: 12 November 1901

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from James Carmichael, 02 January 1899

Identifier: Coll-14/9/5/1
Scope and Contents Carmichael writes regarding the gridiron marking on a photograph (presumably of a zebra) Ewart has sent him, and similar markings on a zebra shot by Carmichael in Magomero.
Dates: 02 January 1899

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from James Wilson, 09 November 1910

Identifier: Coll-14/9/16/31
Scope and Contents Wilson describes the photographs taken of the skulls in the Museum of the Royal College of Science, Dublin in order to compare flat and projecting polls. He suspects the projecting polls were more popular in the past but that breeders prefer flat polls now.
Dates: 09 November 1910

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from John Alexander Harvie-Brown, with enclosed photograph, 01 July 1903

Identifier: Coll-14/9/9/67
Scope and Contents Harvie-Brown returns the photograph of the goose which Ewart has sent him, and says he takes it to be a cross between a Canadian and a Greylag goose, and gives details of the two species.
Dates: 01 July 1903

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from John Guy Dollman, 06 January 1929

Identifier: Coll-14/9/35/1
Scope and Contents Dollman writes that he will send on the photographs Ewart requires as soon as possible. The photographer at the Natural History Museum has already sent photographs of the skull of Ovis sairensis. Dollman provides the measurements of the horns on the specimen.

The reverse of the page contains Ewart's handwritten notes concerning prehistoric settlements.
Dates: 06 January 1929