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Index of items sent by Brockbank, E.M.


Date: 
September 22, 1906
From: 
Brockbank, E.M.
To: 
Osler, William
Abstract: 

Brockbank mentions Harris's death and reports on his illness. Brockbank is sending a book : "Illustrations of Sterne : with Other Essays and Verse." from John Ferriar. He thanks Osler for the invitation to visit Oxford.


Date: 
August 10, 1923
From: 
Brockbank, E.M.
To: 
Unidentified
Abstract: 

"Sir William Osler." Brockbank describes his relationship with Osler, which began during Osler's Baltimore days and continued while he was in Oxford. Brockbank, once Editor of the Medical Chronicle, writes of Osler's constant encouragement, his fascination with medical history, and his commitment to medical publications.


Date: 
August 10, 1923
From: 
Brockbank, E.M.
To: 
Cushing, Harvey
Abstract: 

Brockbank responds to Cushing's appeal for materials relating to Osler. He writes of his friendship with Osler.


Date: 
August 11, 1923
From: 
Brockbank, E.M.
To: 
Cushing, Harvey
Abstract: 

Brockbank recommends that Cushing consult the Ryland's Library for letters from Osler to Mr. Guppy concerning medical incunabula. Brief note about Dr. Thomas Harris, Honorary Physician to the Manchester Royal Infirmary.