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Letters dated 1926


Date: 
May 4, 1926
From: 
Cannon, Walter Bradford
To: 
Cushing, Harvey
Abstract: 

Cannon congratulates Cushing on winning the Pulitzer Prize for his book, "Life of Sir William Osler."


Date: 
May 4, 1926
From: 
Dean, Jane K.
To: 
Cushing, Harvey
Abstract: 

Dean congratulates Cushing on receiving the Pulitzer Prize for his book, "Life of Sir William Osler."


Date: 
May 4, 1926
From: 
Coggeshall, James Jr.
To: 
Cushing, Harvey
Abstract: 

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


Date: 
May 4, 1926(?)
From: 
Fraser, Jane
To: 
Cushing, Harvey
Abstract: 

Fraser congratulates Cushing on winning the Pulitzer Prize for "Life of Sir William Osler."


Date: 
May 5, 1926
From: 
Porter, Margaret Dewar
To: 
Cushing, Harvey
Abstract: 

Porter congratulates Cushing on winning the Pulitzer Prize for his book, "Life of Sir William Osler." She is sure that it will be a great joy to Lady Osler that the biography of her husband was judged the best of the year.


Date: 
May 5, 1926
From: 
Barnett, Ben
To: 
Cushing, Harvey
Abstract: 

Barnett, a former patient, congratulates Cushing on winning the Pulitzer Prize for his book, "Life of Sir William Osler."


Date: 
May 6, 1926
From: 
Aldrich, Jeanie M. (Mrs. C.E.)
To: 
Cushing, Harvey
Abstract: 

Aldrich congratulates Cushing for winning the Pulitzer Prize for "Life of Sir William Osler."


Date: 
May 6, 1926
From: 
Walsh, Jas. J.
To: 
Cushing, Harvey
Abstract: 

Walsh congratulates Cushing on receiving the Pulitzer Prize for his book, "Life of Sir William Osler."


Date: 
May 7, 1926
From: 
Cutler, Elliott C.
To: 
Cushing, Harvey
Abstract: 

Cutler congratulates Cushing on receiving the Pulitzer Prize for his book, "Life of Sir William Osler." He hopes to be in Boston for the upcoming meeting of the Clinical Society.


Date: 
May 7, 1926
From: 
Curtis, Charles P.
To: 
Cushing, Harvey
Abstract: 

Curtis congratulates Cushing on winning the Pulitzer Prize for his book, "Life of Sir William Osler."


Date: 
May 7, 1926
From: 
To: 
Abstract: 

"The Pulitzer Prizes," from the Daily Mail & Empire, Toronto, Canada, May 7, 1926. Cushing was awarded the Prize for his book, "Life of Sir William Osler."


Date: 
May 8, 1926
From: 
Walsh, Elizabeth M.
To: 
Cushing, Harvey
Abstract: 

Walsh congratulates Cushing on winning the Pulitzer Prize for "Life of Sir William Osler."


Date: 
May 8, 1926
From: 
Storm, M.
To: 
Cushing, Harvey
Abstract: 

Congratulations for winning the Pulitzer Prize for "Life of Sir William Osler."


Date: 
May 8, 1926
From: 
To: 
Abstract: 

"Congratulations to the Pick of the Bunch of 1925!" from the New York Evening Post Literary Review, May 8, 1926. Includes sketches of Pulitzer Prize winners Sinclair Lewis, Harvey Cushing, Amy Lowell, Edward Channing, and George Kelly.


Date: 
May 9, 1926
From: 
Unidentified
To: 
Cushing, Harvey
Abstract: 

Unidentified author congratulates Cushing on receiving the Pulitzer Prize for his book, "Life of Sir William Osler."


Date: 
May 10, 1926
From: 
Schubert, Margaret R.
To: 
Cushing, Harvey
Abstract: 

Schubert congratulates Cushing for winning the Pulitzer Prize for "Life of Sir William Osler."


Date: 
May 12, 1926(?)
From: 
Furness, Rebekah T.
To: 
Cushing, Harvey
Abstract: 

Furness compliments Cushing's book, "Life of Sir William Osler," and congratulates him for having received the Pulitzer Prize.


Date: 
May 12, 1926
From: 
Rosencrantz, E.
To: 
Cushing, Harvey
Abstract: 

Rosencrantz compliments Cushing on his book, "Life of Sir William Osler," and thanks Cushing for mentioning his name in connection with the Tuberculosis work in Baltimore. He suggests that a replica of the urn and pedestal of Sir Thomas Brown at Norwich be installed with Osler's ashes at McGill. He requests that Cushing send a note of congratulations to Professor Sahli upon his 70th birthday. Rosencrantz feels he owes his interest in Tuberculosis to Osler's influence.


Date: 
May 16, 1926
From: 
Hart, Tom
To: 
Cushing, Harvey
Abstract: 

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


Date: 
May 22, 1926
From: 
To: 
Abstract: 

"William Osler. The Memorial Volume," by Humphry Rolleston, from the British Medical Journal, May 22, 1926, pp. 879-80. Review of the "Sir William Osler Memorial Volume," brought out by the International Association of Medical Museums.


Date: 
May 22, 1926
From: 
To: 
Abstract: 

"In Little Old New York: Mr. Lewis Tells Why He Wants to Be Pulitzer Prizeless - Gold Medal to a Dying Architect," from the Paris Times, May 22, 1926. Cushing was awarded the Pulitzer Prize for his book, "Life of Sir William Osler."


Date: 
May 29, 1926
From: 
Phelps, William Lyon
To: 
Cushing, Harvey
Abstract: 

Phelps spoke of Cushing's book, "Life of Sir William Osler," at a dinner celebrating the 100th anniversary of the New Haven Hospital. He encloses a letter from Abernethy [see CUS417/57.42].


Date: 
May 1, 1926
From: 
To: 
Abstract: 

Review in Isis by George Sarton(?), May 1926, No. 26, Vol. viii, pp.358-61 (no clipping attached). Also includes slip from Argus Pressclipping Bureau, New York Times, May 9, 1926 (no clipping attached).


Date: 
June 9, 1926
From: 
Peter, George F.
To: 
Cushing, Harvey
Abstract: 

Peter congratulates Cushing on receiving the Pulitzer Prize for his book, "Life of Sir William Osler." Peter was a close friend of H.V. Ogden's.


Date: 
June 10, 1926
From: 
Allen, Samuel H.
To: 
Cushing, Harvey
Abstract: 

Allen, a former student of Osler and Cushing's, heard of Cushing's "Life of Sir William Osler" during a lecture by Lewellys F. Barker at the meeting of the Medical Association of the Pacific Northwest entitled "Dr. Cushing as an Author."


Date: 
June 12, 1926(?)
From: 
Lustig, Sonia (Mrs. Alfred)
To: 
Cushing, Harvey
Abstract: 

Lustig compliments Cushing on his book, "Life of Sir William Osler." She includes a poem entitled "A Hangman" by a Russian doctor, Ivan Grebentschinoff, ca. 1887. She also sends a second, unidentified poem.


Date: 
June 22, 1926
From: 
Spencer, Mary G.
To: 
Cushing, Harvey
Abstract: 

Spencer compliments Cushing on his book, "Life of Sir William Osler." Although she is also originally from Dundas, Ontario, she never met Osler. Her nephew has been referred to Cushing by his doctor, William P. Reeves.


Date: 
June 26, 1926
From: 
Macklin, Madge Thurlow
To: 
Cushing, Harvey
Abstract: 

As per Cushing's request, Macklin sends a copy of her article, "A Critique of Benard's So-called Laws of the First Born and of Alternation," in which she referred to Cushing's article "Hereditary Aukylosis." She compliments Cushing on his book, "Life of Sir William Osler."


Date: 
June 1, 1926
From: 
Cully, William B.
To: 
Cushing, Harvey
Abstract: 

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


Date: 
July 3, 1926
From: 
Welch, H.E.
To: 
Cushing, Harvey
Abstract: 

Welch, a former student of Osler's in Philadelphia, compliments Cushing on his book, "Life of Sir William Osler."

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