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Found in 184 Collections and/or Records:

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from Spencer Ewart, 17 July 1914

Identifier: Coll-14/9/20/22
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Spencer Ewart thanks Ewart for his paper on the wild ancestors on the domestic sheep and writes that he is returning the paper applying to be made a Fellow of the Zoological Society of Scotland.

Dates: 17 July 1914

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from Sybil Gotto, 15 February 1912

Identifier: Coll-14/9/18/7
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Gotto asks Ewart if he would be willing to assist in organising a governing council for a potential branch of the Eugenics Education Society in Edinburgh.

Dates: 15 February 1912

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from The Biograph Studio, 23 September 1904

Identifier: Coll-14/9/10/103
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The Society request thats Ewart sits for a portrait to appear in their 'University Series'.

Dates: 23 September 1904

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from the Secretary of the Royal Society, 15 January 1930

Identifier: Coll-14/9/36/2
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The Secretary requests Ewart on behalf of the Society to prepare an obituary notice for Professor Philip J. White to be published in the Proceedings of the Society.

Dates: 15 January 1930

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from Theodore Dru Alison Cockerell, 11 March 1902

Identifier: Coll-14/9/8/17
Scope and Contents Cockerell states that the New Mexico Normal University will be employing Professor Bradley's horse skull measurements, although he has reservations about them. Cockerell points to the importance of the length of the muzzle anterior to the premolars, and that of the molar-premolar series. In order to continue his experiments he states it will be necessary to go out on the plains to gather horse skulls and to visit museums to measure the skulls there. He wonders whether it might be possible to...
Dates: 11 March 1902

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from William Evans, 25 February 1904

Identifier: Coll-14/9/10/20
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Evans writes that he is passing over to Eagle Clarke's part of the Annandale series of papers to the Royal Physical Society, and recommends that the paper be permitted as it stands. He provides some citations and references to articles which he thinks might be of interest to Ewart relating to the breeding of mice, guinea-pigs, rabbits and fowls.

Dates: 25 February 1904

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from William Gray Hogarth, 03 December 1902

Identifier: Coll-14/9/8/104
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Hogarth informs Ewart, following a reference to Ewart's paper given at the Royal Society on the Celtic horse, of a full-sized horse in his possession which does not have any callosites, revealing that this is a phenomenon not solely limited to ponies.

Dates: 03 December 1902

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from William M. Rider, 09 January 1914

Identifier: Coll-14/9/20/1
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Rider thanks Ewart for the letter and books and states that he will shortly send Ewart photographs of two Holstein-Jersey cross-bred heifers and a tail-less calf. He is interested in beginning experiments with Siberian sheep and hopes to be able to exchange ram lambs with Ewart. He wonders whether the Agricultural Society of Scotland would be willing to send some livestock reports to Syracuse University.

Dates: 09 January 1914

Letter to Lord Charles David Murray from Sir Donald Francis Tovey, c1935

Identifier: Coll-411/1/1/L110
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Letter, [1935], Edinburgh, Donald Tovey to Lord Murray. Concerning the resignation of the leader of the Reid Orchestra. Holograph, signature missing.

Dates: c1935

Letter to Mary Gardner Grierson from Sir Donald Francis Tovey, c1932

Identifier: Coll-411/1/1/L252
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Letter, 1932, Suffolk, Donald Tovey to Mary Grierson. Concerned with the future of the Reid and emphasising the Reid orchestra is stable and influential. Holograph signed.

Dates: c1932