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Societies and Clubs

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

Found in 173 Collections and/or Records:

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from J.G Gill, 25 October 1900

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Identifier: Coll-14/9/6/28
Scope and Contents Gill writes regarding the proposal of registration of Connemara ponies by the Polo Pony Society.
Dates: 25 October 1900

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from John Frederick Lort-Phillips, 08 July 1913

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Identifier: Coll-14/9/19/34
Scope and Contents Lort-Phillips complains about the situation with the 'Standing Committee' and the Hunters Improvement Society, namely their decision to use half-bred horses for breeding.
Dates: 08 July 1913

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from John Jackson, 14 April 1904

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Identifier: Coll-14/9/10/38
Scope and Contents Jackson requests that Ewart consider subscribing to become a life member of the Ambidextral Culture Society.
Dates: 14 April 1904

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from John Jackson, 21 December 1903

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Identifier: Coll-14/9/9/138
Scope and Contents Jackson invites Ewart to give a lecture on 'symmetry and assymetry in animal life' or a related subject to the Ambidextral Culture Society, of which he is Honorary Secretary.
Dates: 21 December 1903

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from John Jackson, 14 January 1904

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Identifier: Coll-14/9/10/4
Scope and Contents Jackson asks again if Ewart would be willing to deliver a lecture to the Ambidextral Culture Society on 'Asymmentry in Animals'.
Dates: 14 January 1904

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from John Jackson, 14 January 1904

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Identifier: Coll-14/9/10/5
Scope and Contents Jackson writes on behalf of the Ambidextral Culture Society with a notice about membership subscription rates and list of committee members.
Dates: 14 January 1904

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from John Stewart, 16 September 1903

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Identifier: Coll-14/9/9/102
Scope and Contents Stewart writes on behalf of the Edinburgh Sunday Society to invite Ewart to assist Sir John Murray's lecture 'The Ocean'.
Dates: 16 September 1903

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from Lady Harriet Grace Katherine Campbell, 03 July 1916

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Identifier: Coll-14/9/22/24
Scope and Contents Campbell writes that she and her husband are willing to donate the goose-swan hybrid to the Edinburgh Zoological Society and that she will wire the Secretary once it has been captured and brought to the Gardens. She invites Ewart to visit them at Garscube to see the birds on the river.
Dates: 03 July 1916

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from Lord Edward Frederick Lindley Wood, 16 December 1924

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Identifier: Coll-14/9/30/11
Scope and Contents Wood writes from the Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries providing details of the investigations into the improvement of wool at the University of Edinburgh in collaboration with the University of Leeds, the Woollen Research Association and the University College of North Wales. One item in the programme concerns the results of introducing Merino blood into certain British hill breeds. He states that in later crossings it may be desirable to use Australian or New Zealand merinos but for the...
Dates: 16 December 1924

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from Nellie Hadden, 25 March 1903

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Identifier: Coll-14/9/9/36
Scope and Contents Hadden asks Ewart's opinion of who would make the best secretary for the Zoological Society, and recounts her visit to the Zoo at Clifton, while painting miniatures for Ewart.
Dates: 25 March 1903