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Index of items sent by Flexner, Simon


Date: 
April 20, 1917
From: 
Flexner, Simon
To: 
Murphy, Starr J.
Abstract: 

Flexner will see Rockefeller Jr. at luncheon, after which he will speak with Murphy about Osler's letter regarding post-graduate instruction.


Date: 
April 24, 1917
From: 
Flexner, Simon
To: 
Murphy, Starr J.
Abstract: 

Flenxer showed Osler's letter to his brother who will speak to Murphy about it. They do not share Osler's views about the numbers of students who will go to England after the war. His brother has an alternative plan which he wishes to bring to Murphy's attention.


Date: 
June 19, 1918
From: 
Flexner, Simon
To: 
Osler, William
Abstract: 

The next Congress of Physicians and Surgeons is to be held in 1919. He is the President of the Congress and has among his duties to induce Osler to come for the Congress. Details about the date and the possible cities where the congress could be held. Mentions that the chief concern of everyone is that Osler should attend the congress. Asks him if he could. Allusions of the welcome he would have. Civilities.


Date: 
December 15, 1921
From: 
Flexner, Simon
To: 
Cushing, Harvey
Abstract: 

Flexner has sent along several letters from Osler concerning the period in 1898 when Osler was helping Flexner attain the position of Pathologist at the University of Pennsylvania.


Date: 
December 21, 1925
From: 
Flexner, Simon
To: 
Mackall, Leonard L.
Abstract: 

Flexner will send Dr. Welch's complete review of Cushing's "Life of Sir William Osler," and will include an extra copy for the Tudor and Stuart Club at the Johns Hopkins. He cannot answer Mackall's question regarding "The Confessions of a Yellow Journalist" and refers him to Welch.


Date: 
April 21, 1926
From: 
Flexner, Simon
To: 
Cushing, Harvey
Abstract: 

Flexner sends a delayed note of congratulations for "Life of Sir William Osler" and asks for reprints of Cushing's Cameron lectures. He will send Cushing his presentation remarks on the Welch bust.