Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject HeadingsScope Note: Created For = NAHSTE
Found in 42 Collections and/or Records:
Animal Licences, 1988-1990
Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/M1/10/5
Scope and Contents correspondence and related documents (1988-1990), relating to ensuring that any department housing animals complied with the necessary legislative requirements
Anti-lymphocyte antibodies generated in animals immunised with Theileria annulata-infected cells, 1992
Scope and Contents Located in I.A.P.G.R-E.R.S. Staff Papers 1992. Part 2.
Charm entitled 'Bun Dearg' with vocabulary and accompanying note about medicinal plants, c1870
Scope and Contents Charm entitled 'Bun Dearg' [Charm of the Red Water] beginning 'An t-eolas a rinn Calum-cille, Us leth chas sa churrachan'. The accompanying note gives vocabulary for plants which have medicinal properties, citing their uses for example 'The splitting of the human hair at the point is called gadmunn. The plant called the gadmunn prevents this hence the name.' Mention is also made of the availability of the plants in Iochdar, Uibhist a Deas/South Uist. The plants are used for ailments in both...
Charm for healing, 10 April 1874
Scope and Contents Charm for healing probably collected from Fionaghal MacLeod [Flora MacLeod], cottar, at Carnan, Iocar [Càrnan, Ìochdar, Uibhist a Deas/South Uist]. The charmer has to take water from a well at sunrise in a particular manner and three stones from the edge or bottom of the well. One stone is thrown over their shoulder with a phrase beginning 'Rosad [ag]us farmad na bhas deoi a bheo'aich (no'n) duine' and the other two are put in the water with silver or a brooch '6d is broken money & will not...
Dates: 10 April 1874
Descriptions of land and aquatic animal species, including insects, 1770
Identifier: Coll-205/3/4 (Dc.2.32)
Scope and Contents Descriptions of new and extant species of land and aquatic animals, including insects (approximately 204 handwritten pages).
Descriptions of plant and animal species, 1770
Identifier: Coll-205/3/3 (Dc.2.31)
Scope and Contents Descriptions of plants, including trees and lichen, animals, and fish.
Descriptions of plant and animal species, 1772
Identifier: Coll-205/3/5 (Dc.2.33)
Scope and Contents Descriptions of plant and animal species observed mostly around Edinburgh (approximately 198 handwritten pages).
Drawings and prints collected by Hugh Cleghorn
Fonds — Box Coll-1619, Box: Coll-1619 / E2015.23
Scope and Contents The collection is composed of lithographs, engravings, and woodcuts, notes and news-clippings, drawings, sketches, tracings and water-colours, and photographs of drawings. These feature trees, flowers and leaves, figures, animals and places in the Himalayas and across India... Indian life, forests and gardens.
Dates: 17th-19th century
Efficiency of animal testing schemes, September 1960
Scope and Contents Located in A.B.R.O. Reprints 1958 - 1961. Volume 2 of 19.
Dates: September 1960
Fragment of a poem beginning 'Chunna mise sin s cha b ionagh' and accompanying note, June 1887
Scope and Contents Fragment of a poem beginning 'Chunna mise sin s cha b ionagh, Na muca marra mor mora a seinn'' and accompanying note that it was composed by a guilty man about to be hanged [and who had to compose twelve false verses to escape the noose].
Dates: June 1887