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‘The Veterinarian’ Vol 2 Issue 5 – May 1829

Articles include: Anatomy of the Horse; On the Inflammatory Fever of Cattle; Lithotomy on the Horse; Case of Navicular Lameness; Ligature of the Jugular; Experiments with Barytes on Glander; The Use of Camphorated Soap Liniment in Dispersing Tumours;…

‘Farrier and Naturalist’ Vol 2 Issue 18 – 15 September 1829

Articles include: Veterinary College; Mr. C. Clark’s further Remarks on Mr. James Turner’s Exposé; Experimental Physiology; Entanglement, Stricture, and Strangulation of the Intestines; An Essay on the Minute Anatomy and Physiology of the Organs of Vision, in Man and the various Orders of Animals;…

‘Farrier and Naturalist’ Vol 2 Issue 23 – 1 December 1829

Articles include: Illustrations of the Horse’s Foot; Trotting; Mr Darvill on the Race Horse; The Anatomy of Horn, Hoof and Cuticle; On Broken Knees, by Mr. Cherry; Review. The Natural History of Insects. Vol.1. Murray. 1829;…

‘The Veterinarian’ Vol 2 Issue 12 – December 1829

Articles include: On Scrotal Hernia; Pneumonia, followed by Peritonitis and Ascites; On Breeding; Obstinate Constipation in a Mare; On the Navicular Lameness and Nerve Operation; Veterinary Medical Society; On Soundness;…

‘The Veterinarian’ Vol 34 Issue 8 – August 1861

Articles include: Communication and Cases. On Therapeutics; On Castration; Enlargement and Tuberculization of the Plexus Choroides; Remarks on the Above Case; Mesenteric Hernia in a Filly; Spasm of the Muscles of the Larynx and Neck Causing Asphyxia and Death…

‘The Veterinarian’ Vol 34 Issue 10 – October 1861

Articles include: Communication and Cases. Scientific and Analytical Chemisty. On a New form of Chloride of Sodium; Case of Strangulated Ilium; Reply to the Above by Mr. Varnell; Pyaemia in a Foal; Case of Hernia;
Case of Hemiplegia;..

‘The Veterinarian’ Vol 41 Issue 4 – April 1868

Articles include: Communications and Cases. The Proposed Veterinary Charter for Scotland; Case of Traumatic Tetanus, Successfully Treated by Aconite and Hydrocyanic Acid; On Tetanus; On Broken Wind;Traumatic Tetanus; On Veterinary Education; A Case of Endocarditis in the Horse;…

Photographs of Smith’s laboratory at the Army Veterinary School, Aldershot

Photographs relating to the Army Veterinary School in Aldershot, including Smith’s laboratory and vaccine institute.

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…

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’,…