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Letters sent to Coy, George J.


Date: 
From: 
Osler, William
To: 
Coy, George J.
Abstract: 

Osler discusses the applications of Mr. Marshall, Mr. Rice, Mr. Fayweather, and Miss Morse to the Johns Hopkins Medical School.


Date: 
August 14, ?
From: 
Osler, William
To: 
Coy, George J.
Abstract: 

Osler will only admit 4 or 5 special men into his Department at the Johns Hopkins.


Date: 
May 24, 1899
From: 
Osler, William
To: 
Coy, George J.
Abstract: 

Osler requests that Coy call a meeting for the Medical Faculty for May 26th. Incl. ms. notes.


Date: 
January 5, 1900
From: 
Osler, William
To: 
Coy, George J.
Abstract: 

Osler requests Coy's help in collecting information on the health of their students. He asks Coy to find out which of the students have withdrawn by request of the Faculty, on account of ill-health, or because of death. He is particularly interested to know how many students contracted Typhoid. Incl. ms. notes.


Date: 
October 3, 1900
From: 
Osler, William
To: 
Coy, George J.
Abstract: 

Osler provides details for Dr. Savage's fee for classes at the Johns Hopkins Medical School. He has enclosed his letters to Savage and Slansbery for Coy to file for reference.


Date: 
October 5, 1901
From: 
Osler, William
To: 
Coy, George J.
Abstract: 

Osler asks after Lawrason Brown. Osler learned from Brown's father that his son was desperately ill with consumption.


Date: 
October 8, 1901
From: 
Osler, William
To: 
Coy, George J.
Abstract: 

Osler suggests that Coy keep a book with the names of students that have retired as a result of illness. He is particularly interested in cases of Tuberculosis. He would also like a complete list of the graduates of the school and the teachers.


Date: 
October 10, 1901
From: 
Osler, William
To: 
Coy, George J.
Abstract: 

Osler would like to keep track of the students who have retired on account of illness and the nature of the illness. He writes that Longcope is at the Pennsylvania Hospital and not at the University Hospital.


Date: 
October 29, 1914
From: 
Osler, William
To: 
Coy, George J.
Abstract: 

Osler requests to know if they have the first edition of Bichat "Traite d"Anatomie Descriptive", 5 vols., Paris, 1801. If not, he can send Coy a copy. Word about the fact that he is sorry to miss the celebration.


Date: 
February 17, 1917
From: 
Osler, William
To: 
Coy, George J.
Abstract: 

Oselr gives Coy advice against urging Miss Oppenheimar and Miss Richter to go abroad before finishing their medical studies. Explains that they can utilize all the young graduates who want to come, but expects by the time it reaches him, that they will be making arrangements to join the US army.