Document ReferenceBu 19/89
TitleLetter from J. Clark, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire to Sir A. Buchanan, St Petersburg, Russia; 11 June 1866.
Date11 June 1866
Extent3 ff
Content DescriptionThanks him for securing an aurochs [extinct rare European bison] which was a valuable specimen for the University; informs him that the bison of Lithuania was the only one to have survived from prehistoric times to the present; discusses arrangements for delivery of the specimen.
Termanimals, aurochs

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA6752Clark; John W. (1833-1910); Mr; fellow of Trinity College Cambridge1833-1910
NA136Buchanan; Andrew (1807-1882); 1st Baronet; diplomat1807-1882
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