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Animals--Colour

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Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Scope Note: Created For = TD,Use For = Coat colour of animals

Found in 147 Collections and/or Records:

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from Lord Arthur Cecil, 29 August 1903

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Identifier: Coll-14/9/9/92
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Cecil writes that he thinks there are some yellow dun ponies around Gairloch. He discusses his plans to station his two year old South Uist stallion on Lady Fowler's land next season and reports on the condition of various of his Highland ponies.

Dates: 29 August 1903

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from Lord Arthur Cecil, 03 August 1908

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Identifier: Coll-14/9/14/25
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Cecil writes that both the brown calves are Jerseys and that Ewart is welcome to have them. He remarks on the colouring of Chillingham cattle and speculates on the true source of the Vaynol blood.

Dates: 03 August 1908

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from Lord Arthur Cecil, 12 May 1907

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Identifier: Coll-14/9/13/17
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Cecil writes concerning the pony 'McNeil' and asks if Ewart could keep him a little longer until he decides what to do with him. He is trying to get him to Barra and the white-maned horse to Uist or Dunvegan.

Dates: 12 May 1907

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from Lord Arthur Cecil and Frieda Cecil, 28 July 1908

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Identifier: Coll-14/9/14/23
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Cecil writes that the Chartley-Vaynol bull has set three Highland cows again and he now wishes to send the bull away although he is reluctant to have it killed.

Frieda Cecil finishes the rest of the letter after her husband has been called away. On behalf of Lord Cecil she offers to bull to Ewart if Cadzow won't take him, as well as two brown calves, and makes arrangements with Ewart about staying with him.

Dates: 28 July 1908

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from Mabel Peacock, 09 October 1900

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Identifier: Coll-14/9/6/26
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Peacock who, having read with interest Ewart's accounts of the results of cross-breeding experiments with zebras and horses, is sending him a passage from C.F Romilly Allen's Book of Chinese Poetry regarding the colouring of Mongolian ponies.

Dates: 09 October 1900

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from Marion MacGregor, 24 November 1902

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Identifier: Coll-14/9/8/94
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MacGregor provides information about a black mare that she is selling and wonders whether Ewart might be interested.

Dates: 24 November 1902

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from Mrs Gartley, 25 June 1914

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Identifier: Coll-14/9/20/16
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Mrs Gartly writes in answer to Ewart's advertisement in The Scotsman for a Shetland dun mare and asks for further particulars.

Dates: 25 June 1914

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from Osgood H. Mackenzie, 22 January 1903

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Identifier: Coll-14/9/9/6
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MacKenzie thanks Ewart for sending him some pamphlets. He gives details about a three year old cream-coloured pony in his local district and about a horse of his own.

Dates: 22 January 1903

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from Roderick McLeod, 03 September 1903

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Identifier: Coll-14/9/9/93
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McLeod states that he has heard there are still a few of the old breed of dun yellow ponies in the Assynt district and recommends some individuals whom Ewart can contact about them.

Dates: 03 September 1903

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from Roderick McLeod, 07 September 1903

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Identifier: Coll-14/9/9/95
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McLeod informs Ewart of some yellow dun ponies that he has heard about in the Assynt area and refers Ewart to an acquaintance who can inform him further.

Dates: 07 September 1903