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Found in 271 Collections and/or Records:

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from Comte Maurice Delamarre de Monchaux (in French), 31 March 1897

Identifier: Coll-14/9/3/3
Scope and Contents

Delamarre states that he had read about Ewart's researches in hybridisation in a volume of La Revue Scientifique and was enclosing a photograph of an animal which was currently living in the zoological gardens of the Bois de Boulogne (photograph not present).

Dates: 31 March 1897

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from Count Jean le Gonidec (in French with English translation), 03 February 1904

Identifier: Coll-14/9/10/9
Scope and Contents

Count le Gonidec thanks Ewart for the publications he sent him and offers some observations from the breeding of his own purebred horses in Normandy.

Dates: 03 February 1904

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from D. Ewart Hurst, 26 September 1903

Identifier: Coll-14/9/9/106
Scope and Contents

Hurst asks if Ewart is planning a further publication mentioned in his 1887 book On the Preservation of Fish. He gives details of his work in Australia shipping frozen foods from Canada.

Dates: 26 September 1903

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from E. H. Leach, 24 January 1916

Identifier: Coll-14/9/22/15
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Leach thanks Ewart for the book on the development of the horse. He wonders why mares even after foaling do not get stinted so easily in cold weather as in mild, and why maiden mares do not come into season or get in foal until the end of March or early April and postulates that the cold retards development.

Dates: 24 January 1916

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from E. Helen George Smith, 23 June 1903

Identifier: Coll-14/9/9/62
Scope and Contents

Smith asks Ewart's permission to use some photographs of zebrules and a picture of Ewart at his house in Penicuik for her magazine article. She also wishes to obtain Baron de Parana's address.

Dates: 23 June 1903

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from E. Helen George Smith, 11 November 1903

Identifier: Coll-14/9/9/119
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Smith states that she is returning some of the photographs which Ewart lent her for publication (photographs not present). She has placed an article about the zebra hybrids in The World's Work and will be preparing one for The Country Gentleman. She asks Ewart for further information about the zebrules, which she hears are also being bred in South Australia, and asks for permission to use more of Ewart's photographs.

Dates: 11 November 1903

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from Eduardo C. Cuilty, 16 August 1905

Identifier: Coll-14/9/11/24
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Cuilty thanks Ewart for sending him a copy of the book The Virginians and asks if the little Chihuahua dog arrived in Edinburgh safely.

Dates: 16 August 1905

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from Edwin Ray Lankester, 19 October 1875

Identifier: Coll-14/9/1/1
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Lankester invites Ewart to visit him at the museum of Exeter College, Oxford to show him carmine staining techniques on a sturgeon skull and other fish specimens. He also suggests that Ewart should visit the college in order to initiate some of the preparations of fish specimens at the Museum. He also suggests several book titles for Ewart's studies.

Dates: 19 October 1875

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from Eric Parker, 30 September 1902

Identifier: Coll-14/9/8/77
Scope and Contents

Parker enquires whether Ewart would like to contribute an article on Connemara ponies to the magazine the The County Gentleman.

Dates: 30 September 1902

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from Ernest MacBride, 01 January 1916

Identifier: Coll-14/9/22/1
Scope and Contents

MacBride thanks Ewart for his paper on the development of the horse, and hopes to read the other parts when they come out. He has been asked by Nature to write the obituary for Arthur Darbishire, and asks Ewart for details concerning his regiment and the circumstances of his death.

Letter is unsigned.

Dates: 01 January 1916