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Letters dated 1924


Date: 
April 15, 1919
From: 
Osler, William
To: 
Perley, George H.
Abstract: 

Perley was invited to the Duncan Graham dinner.


Date: 
January 2, 1924
From: 
Norwood, Randolph
To: 
Cushing, Harvey; Katharine Stone Crowell Cushing
Abstract: 

Form letter: Invitation to the second open meeting of the Tudor and Stuart Club to hear an address by Professor John Milton Berdan on the subject of "The Family of the Faerie Queene."


Date: 
February 17, 1921
From: 
Johnson, Rev. James Bovell
To: 
Cushing, Harvey
Abstract: 

Johnson has failed to retrieve any information from Dr. Pestin-King (of Bath) or from Dr. G.A. Litchfield, who was mathematical master under Badgley at Weston. He offers details of the school curriculum at Weston. He suggest that Cushing contact Campbell, who took to writing poems about the school.


Date: 
April 15, 1924
From: 
To: 
Abstract: 

"The Periodical," Vol. IX, No. CXXIV, April 15, 1924, with Mr. Humphrey Milford's Compliments.


Date: 
June 1, 1924
From: 
To: 
Abstract: 

"The Family of the Faerie Queene," by John Milton Berdan, Ph.D., Professor of English, Yale University. Reprinted from "The Johns Hopkins Alumni Magazine," Vol. XII, No. 4, June, 1924.


Date: 
July 5, 1924
From: 
To: 
Abstract: 

Invitation to a general meeting of the Physiological Society at Oxford. Incl. ms. notes.


Date: 
July 26, 1924
From: 
"J. de MJ" (?)
To: 
Cushing, Harvey
Abstract: 

Forwarded message from the Bishop of Ripon providing corrections for p. 16 of Cushing's biography of Osler.


Date: 
August 1, 1924
From: 
Ripon, Thomas
To: 
Abstract: 

Corrections for "Osler's Life."


Date: 
August 4, 1924
From: 
To: 
Abstract: 

"Sir Edmund Osler id Dead, An Outstanding Financer," from the Daily Mail and Empire, August 4, 1924. [Original was extremely friable- segments missing from article.]


Date: 
August 5, 1924
From: 
To: 
Abstract: 

"Sympathetic Messages Poor into Osler Home" and "Sir Edmund Osler Dies Last of Noted Brothers. Failed to Rally from Attack of Pneumonia - Played Important Part in Business, Education and Social Life of the Dominion. A Guiding Spirit in Many Enterprises," from the Toronto Daily Star, August 5, 1924. [Original was extremely friable - segments missing from article.]


Date: 
July -August 1924
From: 
To: 
Abstract: 

Proofs with corrections of preliminary pages, pp. 49-112 and 225-240 of Cushing's "Life of Sir William Osler."


Date: 
September 21, 1924
From: 
To: 
Abstract: 

"Notes for Bibliophiles. Sir William Osler, 1849-1910," edited by Leonard L. Mackall. Clipping detatched from the New York Herald Tribune, September 21, 1924, XI 23.


Date: 
November 21, 1924
From: 
Lomer, Gerhard R.
To: 
Abbott, Maude E.
Abstract: 

Lomer sends photocopies of a notice regarding the formation of the McGill Graduates' Society and a Memorandum from the Graduates' Society concerning a scheme to commemorate Dr. Dawson's 25th year as Principal of McGill University. [See CUS417/72.14 and CUS417/72.17]


Date: 
November 24, 1924
From: 
Abbott, Maude E.
To: 
Cushing, Harvey
Abstract: 

Abbott relays information she received from Dr. Lomer regarding Osler's involvement in the formation of the McGill Graduates' Society, his role as Secretary in 1876, and as President in 1880. [See CUS417/72.14] She gives a progress report on her Osler volume.


Date: 
December 10, 1924
From: 
Secretary
To: 
Shepley, Julia H.
Abstract: 

The Secretary to the Delegates begs leave to acknowledge the receipt of revisions to Cushing's biography of Osler.


Date: 
December 12, 1924
From: 
Unidentified
To: 
Cushing, Harvey
Abstract: 

A letter of thanks to Cushing for allowing him to read proofs of "Life of Sir William Osler."


Date: 
December 19, 1924
From: 
Secretary
To: 
Shepley, Julia H.
Abstract: 

Copy of "Osler Biography II" sent to Shepley for revision.


Date: 
April 7, 1905
From: 
To: 
Abstract: 

Sample pages from "Lord Lister," by Sir Rickman John Godlee. Includes preface to third edition, specimen p. 620 and advertisement for Cushing's "Life of Sir William Osler."