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Scope Note: Created For = NAHSTE

Found in 57 Collections and/or Records:

Illustrations and diagrams, c.1925-1968

Identifier: LHB1/61A/94/1
Scope and Contents

The series contains many surgical drawings showing procedures or particular conditions or cases used to assist Professor Dott in his work with neurosurgery and in his teaching.

Dates: c.1925-1968
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La.III.522: Specimens of calligraphic styles of writing, 1570-1624 (approximate)

Identifier: La.III.522
Scope and Contents MS La.III.522 is a composite manuscript of late-sixteenth and/or early-seventeenth century pieces of calligraphy, assembled by a later collector. The bulk of the manuscript is a combination of two different calligraphic alphabets with sample-texts, which follow the aspect and structure of early-modern writing-books. One of these decorative alphabets is composed of gothic, knotwork intials, while the other is structured by Roman capital letters against backgrounds of delicate, swirling vines....
Dates: 1570-1624 (approximate)

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from Adlard and Son, printers, 20 August 1900

Identifier: Coll-14/9/6/25
Scope and Contents

Adlard and Son write to Ewart reminding him to return some blocks used to illustrate some articles which had appeared in The Veterinarian.

Dates: 20 August 1900

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from Alfred C. Burrill, 18 March 1933

Identifier: Coll-14/9/38/3
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Burrill writes that the State of Missouri Resources Museum Commission have been trying to gather Museum exhibits showing the ancestry of various breeds of livestock. He asks Ewart whether Bos taurus primigenius and longifrons are types of the same species, and also where they might find pictures of animals from the pre-Christian era.

Dates: 18 March 1933

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

Identifier: Coll-14/9/20/6
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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.

Dates: 21 April 1914

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from Cargill Gilston Knott, with enclosed letter to Knott from Alexander Seton Huth, 22 December 1915

Identifier: Coll-14/9/21/23
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Knott asks Ewart what he wishes to do about having pictures printed from the plate of Ewart's zebra to illustrate a paper that was to be have been published in the Transactions of the Royal Society of Edinburgh.

The letter from Huth to Knott, dated 20 December, enquires whether he can print off the plate as it has been on stone for a number of years.

Dates: 22 December 1915

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from Clement King Shorter, 07 November 1904

Identifier: Coll-14/9/10/117
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Shorter writes he would be glad for a drawing to be made from Ewart's photograph.

Dates: 07 November 1904

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from Dorothy Thursby-Pelham, 12 May [1922]

Identifier: Coll-14/9/28/8
Scope and Contents Thursby-Pelham writes that she would happily let Ewart use her drawings for his work on the Antarctic Penguin, but that strictly speaking they are the property of Mrs Assheton, as Thursby-Pelham drew them whilst working as Dr Assheton's assistant. Mrs Assheton has written to Harmer to grant the required permission. She offers Ewart her collection of bird embryos which she acquired for the purpose of comparison with the penguins. The date is not written on the letter, but is...
Dates: 12 May [1922]

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from E.W Morse, 09 April 1912

Identifier: Coll-14/9/18/17
Scope and Contents

Morse supposes that the separates of Ewart's article will have reached him by now. The original drawings will be sent later after copies have been made. He provides details of some publications on the origin of the common fowl. Anything that Ewart publishes on the ancestry of domesticated animals would be greatly appreciated.

Dates: 09 April 1912

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from Henry F. Osborn, 07 May 1904

Identifier: Coll-14/9/10/48
Scope and Contents Osborn writes concerning his forthcoming trip to England and asks if he might meet with Ewart at Woburn Abbey when he will be visiting the Duke of Bedford. He mentions that he will see Ewart's zebra hybrids in St Louis in the autumn and that he will send Ewart a photograph of Neohipparion, 'the most deerlike horse yet discovered'. He states that he will be requiring some images from Ewart to illustrate his lecture series on the evolution of the horse at Columbia...
Dates: 07 May 1904