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Letters dated 1926


Date: 
July 6, 1926
From: 
To: 
Abstract: 

"Current Comment. The Great Physicians," from Current, volume 86, number 6. Osler's name appears among the great physicians named by students in a class in medical history.


Date: 
July 8, 1926
From: 
Hoskins, H. Preston
To: 
Cushing, Harvey
Abstract: 

Hoskins sends a copy of the Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association containing an article by Dr. Ward Giltner entitled "Osler and Veterinary Medicine," which draws heavily on Cushing's "Life of Sir William Osler." [See CUS417/57.52] Hoskins' father and Osler had offices within in block of each other in Philadelphia. He writes of Dr. Joseph Hawkins, who attended school with Osler in Dundas.


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

"Osler and Veterinary Medicine," by Dr. Ward Giltner, from the Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association, July 1926, pp. 422-32. [See CUS417/57.51]


Date: 
July 31, 1926
From: 
Graves, Stuart
To: 
Cushing, Harvey
Abstract: 

Graves compliments Cushing on his book, "Life of Sir William Osler," and comments on Osler's "Aequinimitas."


Date: 
August 12, 1926
From: 
Miller, Helen Montague (Mrs. Ray)
To: 
Cushing, Harvey
Abstract: 

Miller compliments Cushing on his book, "Life of Sir William Osler." She is surprised that there was difficulty in obtaining M. Valléry-Radot's "The Life of Pasteur" because she owns a 1906 one-volume edition of the book.


Date: 
October 6, 1926
From: 
Noyes, Marcia C.
To: 
Cushing, Harvey
Abstract: 

Noyes remarks that with "Life of Sir William Osler," Cushing has given Osler back to those who knew him and introduced him to those that did not. She would like Cushing to speak before the Book and Journal Club on the personal details he felt compelled to omit from the biography.


Date: 
October 20, 1926
From: 
Abe
To: 
Cushing, Harvey
Abstract: 

Abe comments on Cushing's "Life of Sir William Osler."


Date: 
November 4, 1926
From: 
Paton, J. Hunter P.
To: 
Cushing, Harvey
Abstract: 

On behalf of the Institute, Paton thanks Cushing for donating a copy of "Life of Sir William Osler" to the Library.


Date: 
December 4, 1926(?)
From: 
Miller, Miss M. Beatrice
To: 
Cushing, Harvey
Abstract: 

Miller compliments Cushing on his book, 'Life of Sir William Osler." She served as Dr. Edmund J.A. Rogers' secretary, who lived with Osler during the 4 years of his student life at McGill.


Date: 
1926(?)
From: 
To: 
Abstract: 

"Pulitzer Prize Winners in Fiction, Poetry, Biography, History, and the Drama." Includes sketches of winners Sinclair Lewis, Amy Lowell, Harvey Cushing, Edward Channing, and George Kelly.


Date: 
1926(?)
From: 
To: 
Abstract: 

"Pulitzer 1925 Awards Made to Vivid Types: Fame a Bore to Novelist Spurning this Year's Prize - Others Include Son of Creator of 'Uncle Remus' and Playwright who Dislikes Theatre," by Steuart M. Emery. Includes review of Cushing's "Life of Sir William Osler." [Original was extremely friable - segments missing from article.]

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