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Scope Note: Created For = CW

Found in 271 Collections and/or Records:

Letter to Dr Mary Gardner Grierson from Molly Curtis, 21 February 1952

Identifier: Coll-411/1/1/L2105
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Letter, 21 February 1952, Inverness, Molly Curtis to Mary Grierson. Praising Grierson's biography of Tovey. Holograph signed, with stamped envelope, place from postmark.

Dates: 21 February 1952

Letter to Dr Mary Gardner Grierson from W. G. Fleming, 28 February 1952

Identifier: Coll-411/1/1/L2142
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Letter, 28 February 1952, Edinburgh, W. G. Fleming to Mary Grierson. Praising Grierson's biography of Tovey. Holograph signed.

Dates: 28 February 1952

Letter to Edith F. Ewart from Albert Sherbourne Le Souef, 12 November 1926

Identifier: Coll-14/9/32/8
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Le Souef acknowledges safe receipt of the cloth. He writes that he has enjoyed his shooting trip and is reluctant to leave, but he will be sailing for France shortly. The Wild Animals of Australasia has just come out and he hopes it will prove useful to zoologists. He is organising a long trip through North Australia where he hopes to collect many new specimens of animals before they are wiped out.

Dates: 12 November 1926

Letter to Edith F. Ewart from Francis Hugh Adam Marshall, 25 January 1935

Identifier: Coll-14/9/38/6
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Marshall writes that he is sending copies of Ewart's obituary notice which he wrote for the Royal Society. He hopes that Mrs Ewart does not mind him including some lines from her letters in the piece.

Dates: 25 January 1935

Letter to Henry John Elwes from James Cossar Ewart, 25 November 1912

Identifier: Coll-14/9/18/79
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Ewart encloses a cheque for the ewes Elwes is sending him, and confirms the number of sheep that are being sent. He tried to cross a he-goat with some ewes but there was no progeny. He asks if Ewart would like to see Appel's book on sheep.

Dates: 25 November 1912

Letter to Henry John Elwes from James Cossar Ewart, 05 June 1913

Identifier: Coll-14/9/19/24
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Ewart writes that Watson has started for Shetland with sufficient introductions. Ewart's paper will appear in the Transactions of the Highland and Agricultural Society of Scotland. He asks what Elwes wants done with the Shetland hoggs when shorn and with the wethers.

Dates: 05 June 1913

Letter to [Hubert James Foss] from Arthur Melville Clark, 12 July 1942

Identifier: Coll-411/1/1/L2306
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Letter, 12 July 1942, Edinburgh, Arthur Melville Clark to [Hubert Foss]. Enclosing correspondence between Tovey and Arthur Melville Clark in connection with the publication ' Seventeenth Century studies: Presented to Sir Herbert Grierson, 1938'. Holograph signed.

Dates: 12 July 1942

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from A. Blakes Wildman, 30 November 1929

Identifier: Coll-14/9/35/9
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Wildman enquires as to whether Ewart could put him in touch with someone who could obtain for him a Soay sheep skin, ideally of a foetus, for his histological work on the development of the coats of British sheep.

Dates: 30 November 1929

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from A. Irving, 14 August 1913

Identifier: Coll-14/9/19/40
Scope and Contents Irving asks Ewart for his opinion of the paper concerning the Equus robustus horse type, and encloses a copy of the Section D paper from the British Association. He reports that he saw and handled the horse tooth found in the Piltdown gravels, and he believes it to be part of Equus robustus. He wonders whether it would be worth a short note in Nature, and wonders how far back Equus...
Dates: 14 August 1913

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from A. Irving, 22 September 1913

Identifier: Coll-14/9/19/46
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Irving writes that he could not get hold of any copies of the abstract of his paper on the Solutré horse, but that his presentation of it went well. He acknowledges Ewart's help with his work with the Equus robustus.

Dates: 22 September 1913