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Research Institutes

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

Found in 12 Collections and/or Records:

Animal Breeding Research, 1960

Identifier: Coll-1362/1/106
Scope and Contents Located in A.B.R.O. Reprints 1958 - 1961. Volume 2 of 19.
Dates: 1960

Letter to Henry John Elwes from James Cossar Ewart, 01 December 1912

Identifier: Coll-14/9/18/80
Scope and Contents Ewart confirms the cost for sending the sheep. He comments on the Board of Agriculture's plans to have a small upland station.
Dates: 01 December 1912

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from Henry John Elwes, 06 September [1911]

Identifier: Coll-14/9/17/53
Scope and Contents Elwes reports that Bateson did not have any particular ideas about the Iceland wool, but that he invited Elwes to read a short paper on the subject at the meeting of the British Association at Portsmouth, which prompted a discussion. He has heard that the Development Commissioners are prepared to establish breeding and experimental stations, and thinks Ewart may do valuable work. He remarks that Colonel Malcolm of Poltalloch has offered him an island which he is going to visit the following...
Dates: 06 September [1911]

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from Lord Arthur Cecil, 01 March 1904

Identifier: Coll-14/9/10/22
Scope and Contents Cecil said that he is delighted that Ewart is starting a scientific research institute 'into the many problems which trouble the more thoughtful stockbreeders' and offers his continued help and support.
Dates: 01 March 1904

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from Sir J. Arthur Thomson, 20 July 1901

Identifier: Coll-14/9/7/20
Scope and Contents Thomson, from the Natural History Department of the University of Aberdeen, expresses his wholehearted agreement with Ewart's idea of creating an Inter-University Institute of Experimental Evolution.
Dates: 20 July 1901

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from Sir John Gilmour, 1st Baronet of Lundin and Montrave, 03 March 1904

Identifier: Coll-14/9/10/24
Scope and Contents Gilmour states that he acknowledges Ewart's proposal of establishing a Central Research Institute near Edinburgh and says that he will offer help if necessary at a future time.
Dates: 03 March 1904

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from Sir William Ridgeway, 05 September 1904

Identifier: Coll-14/9/10/95
Scope and Contents Ridgeway writes that he is pleased that Ewart plans to go to Mexico to see the mustangs and states that he has full historical details about the horses which the Spaniards took to North America. He will insert Ewart's remarks regarding 'stockings' colouration into the draft of his book and refers to the death of Matthew Horace Hayes. Ridgeway states that while he is happy to write in support of Ewart's application for £300 from the Carnegie Institute, he recommends that his case might...
Dates: 05 September 1904

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from Sir William Ridgeway, 05 November 1904

Identifier: Coll-14/9/10/116
Scope and Contents Ridgeway states that he will leave room in his paper for Ewart's new-found reference to the habitat of Ward's zebra. He seeks Ewart's advice on various unidentified horse skulls in the museum in Cambridge. He states that, as Bateson considers it unlikely that any Mendelian study on horses or other large mammals will take place in Cambridge, this could strengthen Ewart's case with the Board of Agriculture on establishing a research station. He mentions the skins of Ward's zebras which are being...
Dates: 05 November 1904

Research institute's work can lead to benefits for all farm animals [letter to editor], 23 July 1994

Identifier: Coll-1362/4/473
Scope and Contents Located in Roslin Institute Staff Papers 1994. Part 2.
Dates: 23 July 1994

Roslin Institute a brief history, December 1994

Identifier: Coll-1362/4/530
Scope and Contents Located in Roslin Institute Staff Papers 1994. Part 2.
Dates: December 1994