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Letters dated 1880


Date: 
April 12, 1880
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"The Graduates' Society of McGill University." The Society has decided to honour Dr. Dawson on his 25th year as Principal of McGill by raising $30,000 to establish "The Dawson Principalship Foundation." Osler served as vice-president of the Society.


Date: 
May 18, 1880
From: 
Johnson, W.A.
To: 
Johnson, Rev. James Bovell
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Johnson reports on his failing health. He believes he will soon die. It would bring much cheer to hear that Jimmie finally passed his examinations. He remarks that all is gone at Weston and that Charles Thomson is his successor.


Date: 
July 1880
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Cushing's handwritten manuscript notes regarding Osler's Montreal General Hospital Reports.


Date: 
August 1880
From: 
Unidentified
To: 
Osler, William
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Unidentified author threatens Osler and his colleagues if they continue their custom of body-snatching [most likely referring to Osler's interest in conducting an autopsy on Alexis St. Martin].


Date: 
September 1-2, 1880
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"Catalogue of a Series of Specimens Illustrative of the Morbid Anatomy of the Brain and Spinal Cord," exhibited at the Ottawa meeting of the Canadian Medical Association, September 1-2, 1880, by William Osler.


Date: 
September 1880
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Cushing's handwritten manuscript notes regarding Osler and the Canadian Medical Association meeting in Ottawa.


Date: 
October 1880
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Cushing's handwritten manuscript notes regarding Osler's courses and lectures at McGill. Contains reference to the Canadian Medical & Surgical Journal, October 1880, ix, pp. 80-1.


Date: 
December 1, 1880
From: 
Francis, Marian
To: 
Ogden, Henry Vining
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Francis returns Ogden's "New Republic," but will keep Shelley a little longer. She has not yet found the mouse trap and has offered a reward of five cents for it. She invites Ogden and Rogers for a tobogganing expedition.


Date: 
February 22, 1905
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Cushing's handwritten manuscript notes regarding "set of documents for the 14-19th centuries (Taken from the Ewelme Muniments index vol. written in 1880)."


Date: 
February 22, 1905
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"James Bovell, M.D.," from the Canadian Journal, 1880, Vol. 5, p. 114. Incl. ms. notes.


Date: 
February 22, 1905
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"The Hospital Staff - 1880." Staff list for the Montreal General Hospital.


Date: 
February 22, 1905
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Draft of p. 178-9 of volume I of Cushing's biography of Osler. Refers to Osler's interest in William Beaumont and Alexis St. Martin. Additional note by Julia Shepley.


Date: 
February 22, 1905
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Draft of pp. 183-5 of volume I of Cushing's biography of Osler. Refers to Osler's dedication to issues of public-health, such as the typhoid question. Includes handwritten draft of W.A. Johnson's death certificate.


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February 22, 1905
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Notes taken from Osler's diary, 1880. Incl. ms. notes.


Date: 
December 1880
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Note from the Canada Medical Record, December 1880, ix, p. 65 regarding the disappearance of the smallpox threat in Montreal.


Date: 
1878-82
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Cushing's handwritten manuscript notes regarding H.V. Ogden's work and friendship with Osler, which began in Montreal, and their frequent trips to Francis House. Includes maps and diagrams of residences Ogden and Osler shared.


Date: 
1879-3
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Notes taken from Osler's diary, 1879-83. Incl. ms. notes.


Date: 
1877-1884
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Maude Abbott's classified bibliography of Osler's works from 1877-1884.


Date: 
1879-1884
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Bibliography of Osler's writings published in the Canadian Journal of Medicine and Surgery, Transactions of the Canadian Medical Association, Transactions of the Ontario Medical Association, and other Canadian journals.


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


Date: 
1845-1895
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"Notes on Sir William Osler and Medico-Chirurgical Society of Montreal."


Date: 
1867-1897
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Cushing's handwritten manuscript notes on Johns Hopkins.


Date: 
1828-1919
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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
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Cushing's handwritten notes concerning Weston, Trinity College School, Rev. W.A. Johnson, and more.


Date: 
1870-1919
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"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: 
1877-1919
From: 
Unidentified
To: 
Cushing, Harvey
Abstract: 

Bibliography of selected works by Osler from 1877-1919.


Date: 
1871-1920
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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]