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Letters dated 1876


Date: 
January 21, 1967
From: 
Morgan, J.C. (Jemmy)
To: 
Osler, William
Abstract: 

Jemmy describes his trip to Dundas, where he met the Oslers, Mr. Hatt and Mr. Young. He reports on the Weston School and students that have recently passed away. Incl. ms. notes.


Date: 
May 1, 1876
From: 
To: 
Abstract: 

Cushing's handwritten manuscript notes regarding the date of Osler's appointment as Pathologist at the Montreal General Hospital and his use of Virchow's methods.


Date: 
July 1, 1867
From: 
Osler, Grace Revere
To: 
Malloch, Archibald E.
Abstract: 

Lady Osler writes that the greatest day of Osler's life was fifty years ago when he threw a ball 111 yards and it was reported in the Toronto papers. In Thomas Archibald Malloch's handwriting.


Date: 
July 15, 1876
From: 
Ramsay, R.A. & William Osler
To: 
Unidentified
Abstract: 

Form letter regarding the formation of the Graduates' Society of McGill on May 15, 1876.


Date: 
July 1876
From: 
To: 
Abstract: 

Cushing's handwritten manuscript notes regarding Frank Buller's return to the Montreal General Hospital in 1876.


Date: 
September 4, 1876
From: 
Johnson, W.A.
To: 
Osler, William
Abstract: 

Johnson thanks Osler for the package he sent containing the book by Mivart. He laments the fact that so few in Canada will read and converse on such subjects as Mivart brings to the surface.


Date: 
October 5, 1876
From: 
Johnson, W.A.
To: 
Johnson, Rev. James Bovell
Abstract: 

Johnson thanks his son for paying E.C.W.(?) in full. He is glad Jimmie went to London University, but he believes it to be an "infidel" foundation. He warns Jimmie that it will be a dangerous school for him, as it was for Osler. He suggests that Jimmie read Mivart's "Lessons from Nature." Partly published in Cushing, vol. I, pp. 147-8.


Date: 
October 19, 1876
From: 
Johnson, W.A.
To: 
Osler, William
Abstract: 

Johnson thanks Osler for sending the book by Mivart, and comments on the author's view on evolution and creation. He sends his regards to Mrs. Francis and asks Osler to consult Dawson about the Corkes plates.


Date: 
October 19, 1876
From: 
Johnson, W.A.
To: 
Osler, William
Abstract: 

Typescript version of CUS417/62.13.


Date: 
1875-76
From: 
To: 
Abstract: 

Cushing's handwritten manuscript notes regarding Osler's pseudonym, Egerton Y. Davis.


Date: 
1875-6
From: 
To: 
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Extract from the Canada Medical & Surgical Journal, 1875-6, iv, pp. 202-6 regarding Osler's work with smallpox.


Date: 
February 18, 1905
From: 
Osler, William
To: 
Dawson, J. William; George W. Campbell
Abstract: 

Osler's preliminary drafts to Dawson and Campbell refusing their offer of the Chair of Botany at McGill University. He feels that his lack of knowledge on the subject matter does not make him fit to take the appointment. Incl. ms. notes.


Date: 
February 18, 1905
From: 
To: 
Abstract: 

Cushing's handwritten manuscript notes regarding Mayor Haywood and Shepherd's memories of when Osler took charge of the smallpox patients and contracted the illness himself.


Date: 
February 18, 1905
From: 
To: 
Abstract: 

Index card containing reference to "Report: The International Congress of Medicine at Philadelphia," 1876, iii, 270. Incl. ms. notes.


Date: 
February 18, 1905
From: 
To: 
Abstract: 

Cushing's handwritten manuscript notes regarding Osler and the International Congress of Medicine at Philadelphia in 1876.


Date: 
February 18, 1905
From: 
To: 
Abstract: 

Cushing's handwritten manuscript notes regarding the Canadian Journal of Medical Science, which was edited by Ogden and Zimmerman from 1876-1882.


Date: 
February 18, 1905
From: 
To: 
Abstract: 

Notes taken from Osler's diary, 1876.


Date: 
February 18, 1905
From: 
To: 
Abstract: 

Cushing's handwritten manuscript notes regarding Osler's role as a Pathologist at the Montreal General Hospital. Includes letter of introduction from Osler to Edward A. Sharpey Schäfer for Osler's student, Dr. Ritchie.


Date: 
February 18, 1905
From: 
To: 
Abstract: 

"Quotations," from the Canada Medical & Surgical Journal, 1876, v, p. 23-26. Contains Montreal General Hospital Reports of a case of Cirrhosis of the liver with enlargement - under the care of Dr. Roddick, reported by James Bell, and post mortem conducted by Osler. Incl. ms. notes.


Date: 
December 1876
From: 
To: 
Abstract: 

Cushing's handwritten manuscript notes regarding Osler's article on smallpox in the Canada Medical & Surgical Journal, December 1876.


Date: 
1876-1878
From: 
To: 
Abstract: 

Cushing's manuscript notes regarding Osler's account book, his residences while teaching in Montreal, and his Somerville Lecture before the Natural History Society. Contains reference to the Canadian Journal of Medical Science, 1876, I, 134. Also includes letter from Osler to the Editor of the Canada Lancet.


Date: 
1868-1885
From: 
To: 
Abstract: 

"Classified Bibliography of Sir William Osler's Canadian Period," 1868-1885. Incl. ms. notes.


Date: 
1845-1895
From: 
To: 
Abstract: 

"Notes on Sir William Osler and Medico-Chirurgical Society of Montreal."


Date: 
1867-1897
From: 
To: 
Abstract: 

Cushing's handwritten manuscript notes on Johns Hopkins.


Date: 
1828-1919
From: 
To: 
Abstract: 

List of men in the departments of Anatomy, Anatomy and Physiology, Practical Physiology and Histology, and Human Physiology, Jodrell Chair at University College. Signed, T.R. Elliott.


Date: 
1865-1919
From: 
To: 
Abstract: 

Cushing's handwritten notes concerning Weston, Trinity College School, Rev. W.A. Johnson, and more.


Date: 
1870-1919
From: 
To: 
Abstract: 

"Bibliography of Sir William Osler, Bart, M.D., F.R.S.," compiled by Minnie Wright Blogg, Librarian, The Johns Hopkins Hospital. Bibliography covers a period of 49 years, from 1870-1919, and includes 773 titles. Incl. ms. notes.


Date: 
1871-1920
From: 
To: 
Abstract: 

Handwritten notes, possibly by Thomas Archibald Malloch, regarding degrees and diplomas awarded to Osler from October 1, 1871 to May 12, 1920. [See CUS417/8.6]