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Letters dated 1925


Date: 
May 11, 1925
From: 
Turrell, William
To: 
Osler, Grace Revere
Abstract: 

Turrell thanks Lady Osler for sending him a copy of "Life of Sir William Osler." He feels that the most striking example of Osler's work is the greatly enhanced standard of Medicine in Oxford. He writes of Izaak Walton Jr. Includes partial letter from Arnold Muirhead.


Date: 
May 13, 1925
From: 
Kelly, Howard Atwood
To: 
Cushing, Harvey
Abstract: 

Kelly compliments Cushing on his book, "Life of Sir William Osler." He writes that those who knew Osler well will have to read the biography to know him even better.


Date: 
May 13, 1925
From: 
Haskins, C.H.
To: 
Cushing, Harvey
Abstract: 

Haskins thanks Cushing for his help with the Larsen letter, about which he has consulted Sarton. He will also consult the American-Scandinavian Foundation and Streeter. He congratulates Cushing on his book, "Life of Sir William Osler."


Date: 
May 14, 1925
From: 
Friedenwald, Harry
To: 
Cushing, Harvey
Abstract: 

Friedenwald compliments Cushing on his book, "Life of Sir William Osler."


Date: 
May 14, 1925
From: 
Davison, Wilburt Cornell
To: 
Cushing, Harvey
Abstract: 

Davison sends thanks and congratulations to Cushing for his book, "Life of Sir William Osler." He was unable to insert a notice regarding the book in the May number of the Bulletin, but promises a preliminary review in the June number.


Date: 
May 14, 1925
From: 
Beardsley, E. John G.
To: 
Cushing, Harvey
Abstract: 

Beardsley invites Cushing to deliver an informal presentation and to take up some phase of medical education in Philadelphia. He compliments Cushing on his book, "Life of Sir William Osler."


Date: 
May 16, 1925
From: 
To: 
Abstract: 

"Reviews and Notices of Books," from the Lancet, May 16, 1925. Review of Cushing's "Life of Sir William Osler."


Date: 
May 16, 1925
From: 
Martin, Charles Ferdinand
To: 
Cushing, Harvey
Abstract: 

Martin compliments and congratulates Cushing on his book, "Life of Sir William Osler."


Date: 
May 17, 1925
From: 
Eberts, E.M.
To: 
Cushing, Harvey
Abstract: 

Invitation to the unveiling of memorial tablets at McGill for Osler, Jack McCrae, and Wyatt Johnston. Eberts congratulates Cushing on his book, "Life of Sir William Osler."


Date: 
May 17, 1925
From: 
Barwick, Ethel Bovell
To: 
Cushing, Harvey
Abstract: 

Barwick reports on the failing health of her mother and congratulates Cushing on his book, "Life of Sir William Osler."


Date: 
May 18, 1925
From: 
To: 
Abstract: 

"A Health Crusader. Life of Sir William Osler," from Aberdeen Press & Journal, May 18, 1925. Review of Cushing's biography of Osler.


Date: 
May 18, 1925
From: 
Chicago Medical Book Company
To: 
Cushing, Harvey
Abstract: 

Advertisement for Cushing's "Life of Sir William Osler."


Date: 
May 18, 1925
From: 
Binger, Carl
To: 
Cushing, Harvey
Abstract: 

Binger expresses his gratitude for Cushing's book, "Life of Sir William Osler."


Date: 
May 18, 1925
From: 
Emile(?)
To: 
Cushing, Harvey
Abstract: 

Emile(?) compliments Cushing on his biography of Osler, and comments on the privilege of having worked with both Cushing and Osler.


Date: 
May 18, 1925
From: 
Unidentified
To: 
Cushing, Harvey
Abstract: 

Discussion of Cushing's "Life of Sir William Osler."


Date: 
May 19, 1925
From: 
Mitchell, James F.
To: 
Cushing, Harvey
Abstract: 

Mitchell thanks Cushing for his letter about the "Fates" and for sending a copy of "Life of Sir William Osler." He wishes that Cushing could participate in the Clinical Surgical trip over the summer.


Date: 
May 19, 1925
From: 
Gibbes, J. Heyward
To: 
Cushing, Harvey
Abstract: 

Gibbes compliments Cushing on his book, "Life of Sir William Osler."


Date: 
May 19, 1925
From: 
Davis, John Staige
To: 
Cushing, Harvey
Abstract: 

Davis compliments and congratulates Cushing on his book, "Life of Sir William Osler."


Date: 
May 19, 1925
From: 
Bean, Robert Bennett
To: 
Cushing, Harvey
Abstract: 

Bean compliments Cushing on his book, "Life of Sir William Osler," but warns Cushing of an error in the footnote on p. 593 regarding a planned volume of Oslerisms. Additional note by William Francis made in 1953.


Date: 
May 20, 1925
From: 
To: 
Abstract: 

Notice of publication of Cushing's "Life of Sir William Osler," from the Indianapolis Star, May 20, 1925.


Date: 
May 20, 1925
From: 
Chapman, R.W.
To: 
Cushing, Harvey
Abstract: 

Chapman feels that Lady Osler is completely satisfied with Cushing's book, "Life of Sir William Osler."


Date: 
May 20, 1925
From: 
Williams, John R.
To: 
Cushing, Harvey
Abstract: 

At a recent meeting of the Association of American Physicians, Williams subscribed for a two-volume work on the life of Osler, which he had hoped was Cushing's book. He is concerned that he has subscribed for the wrong publication, and asks for Cushing to clear up the confusion.


Date: 
May 20, 1925
From: 
To: 
Cushing, Harvey
Abstract: 

Original envelope, addressed to Cushing, from England.


Date: 
May 20, 1925
From: 
Brewster, Robert S.
To: 
Cushing, Harvey
Abstract: 

Brewster's wife, Mabel, has been in hospital under the care of Cushing's friend Dr. de Martel. He reports that his mother died suddenly and that his wife plans to read "Life of William Osler" while in hospital.


Date: 
May 21, 1925
From: 
To: 
Abstract: 

Review of Cushing's "Life of Sir William Osler," from the Glasgow Herald, May 21, 1925.


Date: 
May 21, 1925
From: 
Cully, William B.
To: 
Cushing, Harvey
Abstract: 

Cully(?) compliments and congratulates Cushing on his book, "Life of Sir William Osler."


Date: 
May 22, 1925
From: 
Pleadwell, Frank Lester
To: 
Cushing, Harvey
Abstract: 

Pleadwell thanks Cushing for his address, "The Western Reserve and its Medical Traditions" and compliments him on "Life of Sir William Osler." He was glad to see that Cushing made use of his modest contributions. He writes of the death of Cushing's neighbour, Miss Lowell(?).


Date: 
May 23, 1925
From: 
To: 
Abstract: 

"A Famous Physician," from the Montreal Gazette, May 23, 1925. Review of Cushing's "Life of Sir William Osler."


Date: 
May 23, 1925
From: 
Viets, Henry R.
To: 
Cushing, Harvey
Abstract: 

Viets compliments and congratulates Cushing on his book, "Life of Sir William Osler."


Date: 
May 24, 1925
From: 
To: 
Abstract: 

Notice of publication of Cushing's "Life of Sir William Osler," from the Columbus, Ohio Dispatch, May 24, 1925.

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