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Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Scope Note: Created For = NAHSTE

Found in 281 Collections and/or Records:

Lansbury Neighbourhood: photographs, 1940s

Identifier: PJM/LCC/E/2.2.5
Scope and Contents Photographs of architectural models for a number of the areas of the Lansbury Neighbourhood of London County Council Comprehensive Development Area no 2: Stepney / Poplar. The series consists of: East India Dock Road Neighbourhood Model, (1949) Lansbury 1st model, (1940s) Lansbury 2nd model, (1940s) Lansbury model of stage 1, (1940s) Lansbury...

Letter from John Macmurray to Miss How, and photograph of Macmurray walking with an unidentified individual, 17 July 1933

 File — Box CLX-A-371
Identifier: Coll-1848/18-0205
Scope and Contents This file contains a letter dated 17 July 1933 written by John Macmurray from University College, London to a Miss How (Joyce Roberts, nee How) saying he was unable to address the S.C.M at Bedford College, and signed by him. S.C.M possibly stands for 'Student Christian movement'. There is also a photo of Macmurray walking with an unknown individual.

Letter (incomplete) to James Cossar Ewart from unknown author, 14 May 1899

Identifier: Coll-14/9/5/22
Scope and Contents The letter's author is a former pupil and assistant demonstrator of Ewart's (from around 1891), working in Africa as a government medical officer. He writes that he is sending Ewart the skins of two zebra mares which he has shot, and offers to try and get more skins, and to take photographs of various game.

The latter part of the letter, with author signature, is not present.

Letter to Edith F. Ewart from Percival ('Percy') Herbert Portsmouth, with enclosed photograph, 07 April 1927

Identifier: Coll-14/9/33/5
Scope and Contents Portsmouth writes that he is sorry that the Ewarts could not come to see the sculpture entitled 'Vision' at the Edinburgh College of Art, but he encloses a photograph of the work.

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from Albert Sherbourne Le Souef, 26 May 1930

Identifier: Coll-14/9/36/7
Scope and Contents Le Souef asks Ewart to procure some photographs of hybrid 'Psoa' sheep and a typical sample of wool from Gillespie. Some pastoralists have expressed an interest in the wool from these sheep as it may make a better tweed-like cloth when mixed with Merino. He reports that he has worked out a scheme which he hopes will lead to the production of many quality skins from colder districts.

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from Aldred F. Barker, 21 September 1921

Identifier: Coll-14/9/27/6
Scope and Contents Barker writes that he finds it impossible to get up to Scotland. He hopes that the Research Association is getting good photographs of the parent sheep to contrast with the crossbred sheep, as well as samples of wool illustrating the rate of growth.

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from Alexander Theodore Gordon, 12 January 1905

Identifier: Coll-14/9/11/2
Scope and Contents Gordon encloses three copies of a photograph of a mule mare and foal taken in the Zoo at Pretoria. He confirms that the mare was a mule and that the foal was not a horse foal.

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from Alice Blanche Balfour, 30 May 1898

Identifier: Coll-14/9/4/12
Scope and Contents Balfour thanks Ewart for sending her some photographs of zebra skins to look at. She also offers to help to pay for some of Ewart's experiments.

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from Alice Blanche Balfour, 09 February 1900

Identifier: Coll-14/9/6/2
Scope and Contents Balfour refers to photographs of a zebra skin she sent to Sir George Grey, who is presently staying in a British Central area of Africa, South of the Congo. She believes the skin to be from a Burchell's zebra. She also refers to a Tibetan pony belonging to Major L.A Waddell.

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from Arnold Lang, 21 April 1914

Identifier: Coll-14/9/20/6
Scope and Contents Lang asks for permission to publish some figures from Ewart's work in his own forthcoming volume on heredity and to borrow some of Ewart's papers, including The Penycuik Experiments. He also asks for advice on where to purchase good photographs of equidae-hybrids.