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Found in 62 Collections and/or Records:

Awards and Competitions, 1950-2012

Identifier: GD51/7
Scope and Contents Papers and photographs concerning prizes and bursaries awarded by the Scottish Eastern Association of the Medical Women's Federation.
Dates: 1950-2012

Copy of a letter (incomplete) to the Moray Bequest from James Cossar Ewart, 24 November 1898

Identifier: Coll-14/9/4/25
Scope and Contents Ewart requests financial aid from the Trust to continue his 'Penicuik experiments'. He details all the grants he has thus far received and itemises his expenditure.

The end of the letter is not present.
Dates: 24 November 1898

Copy of a letter to Charles Mackinnon Douglas from James Cossar Ewart, 20 March 1916

Identifier: Coll-14/9/22/18
Scope and Contents Ewart writes that he is sending Douglas another paper on the development of the horse, but that he will require financial help to continue with the work. He supposes that the Development Commissioners are not worth approaching, but asks Douglas to consider the matter favourably.
Dates: 20 March 1916

Copy of a minute from the Edinburgh University and College of Agriculture Joint Committee on Research in Animal Breeding, 12 June 1914

Identifier: Coll-14/9/20/12
Scope and Contents The minute records a letter from the Secretary to the Development Commission which requests that the Committee remodel the scheme of experiments submitted with their application in order to convert it into a unified scheme of research. There is also a motion from Ewart that an Executive Committee be appointed to receive, allocate and disburse grants from Government or other sources in aid of research in animal breeding, to select a Director and researchers and to approve schemes of research.
Dates: 12 June 1914

Correspondence of Sir Archibald Geikie: Australian and New Zealand geologists, 1884-1900

Identifier: Coll-74/13/2
Scope and Contents The Correspondence of Sir Archibald Geikie: Australian and New Zealand geologists sub-series consists of:
  1. 11 letters, alphabetically arranged (1884-1900)
Dates: 1884-1900

Draft letter to Herbrand Arthur Russell, 11th Duke of Bedford from James Cossar Ewart, 14 January 1909

Identifier: Coll-14/9/15/1
Scope and Contents Ewart writes that the examination of the skulls from the Roman fort near Melrose has proved that horses representing four distinct varieties or species were living under domestication during the first century. The Zoology Board of the Royal Society Government Grant Committee have started an investigation to ascertain the origins of various species of horse by examining bones and cross-breeding. Ewart requests Russell's financial help with meeting the costs of this investigation. The...
Dates: 14 January 1909

Excerpts from the Records of the Town Council of Edinburgh, 1703-1808

Identifier: EUA IN1/GOV/CRT/Da.21/2
Scope and Contents These are excerpts from town council records, transcribed in 1809, respecting the magistrates rights of patronage of the College and control of the Principal and Professors. Some excerpts seem to be from the 1580s but within excerpts from the 1700s. Part of the discipline of the College of Edinburgh is included.
Dates: 1703-1808

Institute of Cell and Molecular Biology, 1990-1993

 Archival Record
Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/C1
Scope and Contents
  1. 'SPACE'
  2. Planning Executive Committee
  3. School of Biology: Planning and Policy Group and Steering Committee
  4. Division of Biological Sciences Working and Advisory Group
Dates: 1990-1993

Letter to Edith F. Ewart from Peter Henry Buck, 23 December 1924

Identifier: Coll-14/9/30/14
Scope and Contents Buck sends Christmas greetings to the Ewarts and reminisces about their meeting at the Pan-Pacific Science Congress in Australia. He writes that the Board of Maori Ethnological Research has been busy and that they have established a Maori Improvement Fund to promote practical and higher education among the Maori people. He also reports that the Government has granted him leave to accompany an American scientific expedition into Polynesia.
Dates: 23 December 1924