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CUS417/126.54


Fonds Number: 
P417
Abstract: 

Osler mentions the wedding of Phoebe Wright and Reginald Fitz. Thrilled by the American invasion of England. He visited the American Hospitals. Elting has been transferred to the Roosevelt unit in France. Washburn has talking of Hurd and of his work. There are ten American Orthopaedic students in Oxford, among them Robert Johnson. Kind comments on the latter. Details on the treatment at one of the new neurological hospitals. Asks him if he has seen the cinema films which he had sent out from the National Research Committee, taken by Hurst. Mentions his library and his catalogue. Morton sent him an interesting set of his father's Ether papers. He has presented the duplicates to the Royal Society of Medicine with a note on the subject which he has sent to the Annals of Medical History. Thinks it will not please their brothers in the South and the Longites. Mentions Boggs and Strong who visited them. Osler lectured in Cambridge on the Evolution of Scientific Medicine in USA. News from Albutt. Mentions his visit to the Heart Hospital at Colchester. He has got the History of the Medical Clinic partly written.

Original: 
Yes
Date: 
August 24, 1918
From: 
Osler, William
Address: 
From the Regius Professor of Medicine
To: 
Hurd, Henry Mills
City: 
Oxford
State: 
Oxfordshire
Country: 
England

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