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Letters dated 1892


Date: 
January 2, 1892
From: 
Osler, William
To: 
Ogden, Henry Vining
Abstract: 

Osler would like Ogden to join him on his trip to Italy.


Date: 
January 2, 1892
From: 
Osler, William
To: 
Lafleur, Henri Amédée
Abstract: 

Osler's text book has been finished and is expected to be out soon. He reports on the poor health of Dr. Reese. He wishes Lafleur would return to Baltimore.


Date: 
January 7, 1892
From: 
Osler, William
To: 
Ogden, Henry Vining
Abstract: 

Arrangements for travel.


Date: 
January 7, 1892
From: 
Osler, William
To: 
Ogden, Henry Vining
Abstract: 

Osler is delighted that Ogden has agreed to travel with him to Italy. He discusses travel arrangements.


Date: 
January 10, 1892
From: 
Osler, William
To: 
Lafleur, Henri Amédée
Abstract: 

Osler would like to leave for Italy soon so that he may attend the meeting of the Pediatric Society at the end of May. He does not want to be abroad for too long as his father's health is very poor.


Date: 
January 11, 1892
From: 
Osler, William
To: 
Musser, John H.
Abstract: 

Civilities. Osler is glad to be nearly finished his text book.


Date: 
January 18, 1892
From: 
Osler, William
To: 
Ogden, Henry Vining
Abstract: 

Travel arrangements. Osler and Ogdenwill leave for Italy on the Wessa on March 12. Incl. ms. notes.


Date: 
February 4, 1892
From: 
Osler, William
To: 
Musser, John H.
Abstract: 

Osler advises Musser to make use of Toulmin, as he has just returned to Philadelphia.


Date: 
February 29, 1892
From: 
Osler, William
To: 
Ogden, Henry Vining
Abstract: 

Osler cannot leave for Italy as planned, for he must finish writing articles for Pepper's text book. Incl. ms. notes.


Date: 
March(?) 6, 1892
From: 
Gilman, Daniel Coit
To: 
Osler, William
Abstract: 

Gilman congratulates Osler on his text book and mentions that he may want to start a school of medicine at the Johns Hopkins.


Date: 
March 10, 1892
From: 
Osler, William
To: 
Toulmin, Harry
Abstract: 

Osler asks Toulmin to edit the papers he has been writing for Pepper's text book.


Date: 
March 30, 1892
From: 
Osler, Ellen Mary (Nellie)
To: 
Osler, Charlotte (Chattie, Mrs. Charles Gwyn)
Abstract: 

Ellen Osler relates news of family and friends. Osler is expected in Toronto within the week.


Date: 
April 21, 1892
From: 
To: 
Abstract: 

Notes from title page of Osler's text book.


Date: 
April 25, 1892
From: 
Osler, William
To: 
Lafleur, Henri Amédée
Abstract: 

Osler informs Lafleur that his text book has been sent out, of his travel plans, and that he is to marry Miss Gross.


Date: 
April 29, 1892
From: 
Osler, Ellen Mary (Nellie)
To: 
Osler, Charlotte (Chattie, Mrs. Charles Gwyn)
Abstract: 

Ellen Osler expresses her excitement over Osler's engagement to Grace Revere Gross. Osler's niece Georgie is also to marry.


Date: 
May 7, 1892
From: 
Unidentified
To: 
Unidentified
Abstract: 

Unidentified author describes a luncheon at the home of Mrs. Gross, with Osler and Mrs. Woolley. Incl. ms. notes.


Date: 
May 24, 1892
From: 
Osler, William
To: 
Lafleur, Henri Amédée
Abstract: 

Osler writes of his travel plans to England. He believes Lafleur will like Grace very much.


Date: 
May 25, 1892
From: 
Osler, William
To: 
Gilman, Daniel Coit
Abstract: 

Civilities. Osler informs Gilman of his upcoming travel plans. Incl. ms. notes.


Date: 
May 30, 1892
From: 
Osler, Ellen Mary (Nellie)
To: 
Osler, Charlotte (Chattie, Mrs. Charles Gwyn)
Abstract: 

Ellen Osler relates news of the family.


Date: 
June 6, 1892
From: 
Osler, William
To: 
Thayer, William Sydney
Abstract: 

Osler reports on his voyage to England and discusses hospital affairs. Incl. ms. notes.


Date: 
June 10, 1892
From: 
Osler, Ellen Mary (Nellie)
To: 
Osler, Charlotte (Chattie, Mrs. Charles Gwyn)
Abstract: 

Ellen Osler relates news of the family.


Date: 
June 1892
From: 
To: 
Abstract: 

"Reminiscence of wedding trip--told by W.W. Francis." He recalls a story told to him by Lady Osler about a trip the Oslers took with the Horsleys in England.


Date: 
July 1, 1892
From: 
Osler, William
To: 
Ogden, Henry Vining
Abstract: 

Osler writes of his travel plans while in Europe and hopes that Ogden will join him. He will attend the Psychological Congress in London in August. Incl. ms. notes.


Date: 
August 3, 1892
From: 
Osler, William
To: 
Ogden, Henry Vining
Abstract: 

Osler will leave England early as his father is in poor health. The reviews of his text book have been very kind.


Date: 
September 22, 1892
From: 
Osler, William
To: 
Lafleur, Henri Amédée
Abstract: 

Civilities and business affairs. The Oslers are to move to Franklin Street.


Date: 
October 12, 1892
From: 
Osler, William
To: 
Ogden, Henry Vining
Abstract: 

Osler wonders if Ogden would consider coming to practice in Baltimore. Osler warns Ogden that Baltimore is a very difficult city to live and practice in.


Date: 
November 8, 1892
From: 
Osler, William
To: 
Ogden, Henry Vining
Abstract: 

Osler offers Ogden the position of Chief of the Medical Dispensary at the Johns Hopkins Hospital.


Date: 
November 11, 1892
From: 
Osler, William
To: 
Lafleur, Henri Amédée
Abstract: 

Mr. and Mrs. William Osler are settling in at Baltimore. Osler offers Lafleur help to secure positions at either the Royal Victoria or Montreal General Hospital. Osler is working on two monographs, one on Tuberculosis, and the other on Chorea.


Date: 
November 19, 1892
From: 
Osler, William
To: 
Ogden, Henry Vining
Abstract: 

Osler is very sorry that Ogden has not accepted the offer to come to the Johns Hopkins Hospital. He writes of colleagues Halsted and Bloodgood.


Date: 
November 26, 1892
From: 
To: 
Abstract: 

"Note on a Remarkable House Epidemic of Typhoid Fever" by William Osler, M.D. Excerpt. Incl. ms. notes.

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