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“The Quarterly Journal of Veterinary Science in India and Army Animal Management” Vol 8 Issue 31 – July 1890

Articles Include: On the Future Civil Veterinary Department in India; Transactions of the Bombay Veterinary Association (continued). Annual Report of the Bombay Veterinary Association;
Transactions of the Bombay Veterinary Association (contined). Annual Report of the Bombay Veterinary Association. Appendix A;…

“The Quarterly Journal of Veterinary Science in India and Army Animal Management” Vol 8 Issue 32 – October 1890

Articles Include: Editorial. Cui Bono; Civil Veterinary Reports. Notes on the Simla District; Map of Khotkhal; Civil Veterinary Reports. Notes on the Simla District. Appendix A; Civil Veterinary Reports. Notes on the Simla District. Approximate Number of Animals Present, Attacked, &c., in the Village of Kotkhai Tahsil, 1889;…

FS/2/2/2/2/7 – Selected papers from veterinary case notes relating to Ozoena

FS/2/2/2/1/3 – Selected papers from veterinary case notes relating to Circulatory Systems

1 – Letter to Frederick Smith from Francis Galton, 27 Nov 1897

In this letter Galton writes that he is researching horses, and has looked at the records of the American Trotting Horse, which are currently quite inaccessible. He is writing to Smith to ask about measurement of horses,…

2 – Letter to Frederick Smith from Francis Galton, 1 Dec 1897

Galton writes to thank Smith for his help. He suggests amendments to the method of photographing horses for measurement. He asks Smith to send him samples of horse hair, in order to help him create an optical instrument to…

3 – Letter to Frederick Smith from Francis Galton, 7 Dec 1897

In this letter, Galton suggests alterations to the position of photographing horses for measurement. He also mentions sending Smith (dog?) whistles, and suggesting Smith trial them on cats and children. He writes about experiments with sound, including using a whistle whilst visiting the zoo to observe its effect on animals…

4 – Letter to Frederick Smith from Francis Galton, 15 Dec 1897

In this letter Galton asks Smith to let him know before he continues photographing and measuring horses, as he has simplified and improved his method. He also mentions that he is sending an enclosure to be read at the Royal Society. [This was not found at time of cataloguing]…

5 – Letter to Frederick Smith from Francis Galton, 5 Jan 1898

In this letter Galton writes with feedback for Smith’s draft paper ‘Relation between the Weight of a Horse and its Weight-carrying Power’. Galton suggests that if Smith wants to submit it to the Royal Society, it will need to be shorter. He also mentions that his own article ‘Measurements of Horses by Photography’ will soon appear in ‘Nature’,…

6 – Letter to Frederick Smith from Francis Galton, 7 Jan 1898

In this letter Galton sends Smith a copy of his article ‘Photographic Measurement of Horses and other animals’, which was published in ‘Nature’ 6 Jan 1898. The article is enclosed.