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Samples (Commerce)

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Scope Note: Created For = TD,Use For = Trade samples

Found in 17 Collections and/or Records:

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from Harry Sanderson, 10 April 1912

Identifier: Coll-14/9/18/18
Scope and Contents

Sanderson is glad Ewart has agreed to give a lecture at the Technical College. He encloses samples of cashmere and camel hair (not present) for comparison with the Alpaca.

Dates: 10 April 1912

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from Henry John Elwes, 12 August 1911

Identifier: Coll-14/9/17/43
Scope and Contents

Elwes is sending Ewart samples of Iceland wool which he would like him to compare them with Cowan's. He judges it to be less fine than the Shetland and not as long as the white wool. He also lists the names of the recipients of the circular he has sent.

Dates: 12 August 1911

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from Henry John Elwes, 30 May 1912

Identifier: Coll-14/9/18/35
Scope and Contents Elwes writes that he has seen Bateson in London, who is of the opinion that the pure breeds of domestic animals, including crosses selected by experts, should be represented at the British Museum gallery and that he would be happy to sign a letter to the Trustees if Ewart drafts one. He would like to see a sample of the wool from Ewart's 'so-called Siberian sheep', which Sanderson says is valuable, and enquires about the country of origin and quarantine arrangements for Lord Bute's long...
Dates: 30 May 1912

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from Henry John Elwes, 09 June [1912]

Identifier: Coll-14/9/18/40
Scope and Contents

Elwes writes that he has received a sample of wool and asks if the sheep is from Siberia. He is sorry to hear that Wallace is opposing Ewart.

The year is not written on the letter.

Dates: 09 June [1912]

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from Henry John Elwes, 27 August 1912

Identifier: Coll-14/9/18/54
Scope and Contents

Elwes writes that he is ready to send his four fat-tailed ewes to Ewart, and that he is also sending some wool samples from Colonel Powney's sheep. He also encloses a letter concerning sheep which may be the Swiss Bundtner, and recommends that Ewart write to the Austrian Ministry of Agriculture to enquire where the Karakul sheep are to be seen.

Dates: 27 August 1912

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from Sir Claud Alexander, 22 May 1912

Identifier: Coll-14/9/18/31
Scope and Contents

Alexander writes that he would be delighted to take Ewart's colt and breed from him as he wishes. He will try to send Ewart any samples of wool that he wants, and is glad that Ewart is willing to speak to the Board of Agriculture on his behalf.

Dates: 22 May 1912

Textile colour catalogue from Laboratorio de Tintoreria / Esteban Gay, c 1930

 Item — Box CLX-A-353
Identifier: Coll-1848/17-0175
Scope and Contents

Catalogue of original samples of threads and fabrics made in Barcelona ca 1930. It is presenting 32 different colour threads and six pieces of printed coloured fabrics. The accompanying descriptive text including chemical formulas is beautifully handwritten.

Dates: c 1930