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Papers of James Cossar Ewart

Edinburgh University Library Special Collections Division

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from James MacDonald

Item Summary

Reference Code

GB 0237 James Cossar Ewart Gen. 137/9/5/133


14 February 1900

Extent and medium of the unit of description



Name of creator

MacDonald | James | 1852-1913 | secretary of the Highland and Agricultural Society of Scotland

Scope and Content

Scope and Content

Letter to James Cossar Ewart from James MacDonald on behalf of the Board of Directors of the Highland & Agricultural Society of Scotland, enclosing a precept for the sum of £200 to assist with the costs of his experiments in stockbreeding. On the reverse side of the letter is a draft reply from Cossar Ewart in which he expresses his gratitude for the donation. He also urges members of the Society to purchase his Penycuik Experiments.




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