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Letters sent to Howell, William Henry


Date: 
January(?) 20, 1901
From: 
Osler, William
To: 
Howell, William Henry
Abstract: 

Osler writes that the meeting of the Examination Committee was unproductive, as only Williams showed up. Osler suggests that Coy should come in one morning with the last year's schedule, consult with himself, Halsted and Kelly, and then hand the whole thing over to Howell.


Date: 
April 17, 1901
From: 
Osler, William
To: 
Howell, William Henry
Abstract: 

Arrangements for a meeting at the Medical School. Additional notes by Cushing asking Howell to clarify details of this letter. For more details see entry CUS417/97.29.


Date: 
April 19, 1901
From: 
Osler, William
To: 
Howell, William Henry
Abstract: 

Osler would like to meet with Howell before the next meeting of the Faculty to discuss some changes in the titles in his department. Futcher is going to leave the House and is going into practice, but Osler would like to keep him on as a teacher. He would also like to compare the salaries in his department to those in other departments. Mumford will come from Boston to attend their Historical Club meeting in May.


Date: 
May 20, 1901
From: 
Osler, William
To: 
Howell, William Henry
Abstract: 

Osler asks if the Faculty meeting could be held earlier, as he must leave for an appointment in Philadelphia.


Date: 
December 28, 1901
From: 
Osler, William
To: 
Howell, William Henry
Abstract: 

Osler discusses the credentials of an unidentified job candidate.


Date: 
January 13, 1902
From: 
Osler, William
To: 
Howell, William Henry
Abstract: 

Osler suggests that a good subject for an evening lecture would be Municipal Sanatoria in Tuberculosis by Dr. Warren Buckler.


Date: 
March 20, 1902
From: 
Osler, William
To: 
Howell, William Henry
Abstract: 

Arrangements for a meeting of the Medical Faculty. Osler wishes for Mall to undertake all the arrangements.


Date: 
April 22, 1902
From: 
Osler, William
To: 
Howell, William Henry
Abstract: 

Osler informs Howell that he cannot take anymore than 25 students at a time, as the wards would be too crowded. Osler was sorry to miss Gaule's lecture, but he had to attend the meeting of the Executive Committee of the State Faculty. Osler is Chairman of the Committee and could not miss the meeting.


Date: 
October 23, 1902
From: 
Osler, William
To: 
Howell, William Henry
Abstract: 

Osler writes of affairs relating to the Medical School.


Date: 
December 20, 1902
From: 
Osler, William
To: 
Howell, William Henry
Abstract: 

Osler writes of matters relating to the Medical School.


Date: 
March 15, 1903
From: 
Osler, William
To: 
Howell, William Henry
Abstract: 

Osler would like to nominate Emerson as Associate in Medicine and Campbell Palmer Howard as Assistant in Medicine. He writes of other affairs regarding the Medical School. Incl. ms. notes.


Date: 
May 14, 1904
From: 
Osler, William
To: 
Howell, William Henry
Abstract: 

Osler leaves for Boston to deliver a lecture on Science and Immortality written by Welch. He writes of affairs regarding the Johns Hopkins: he would like to arrange a pay-raise for Futcher; he would like to promote Cole, Brown and Hamburger to the rank of Associates; and he would like McCrae to be considered for a position in Therapeutics.


Date: 
May 30, 1904
From: 
Osler, William
To: 
Howell, William Henry
Abstract: 

Osler asks Howell to request money from the Board of Estimates for the clinical laboratory.


Date: 
June 2, 1904
From: 
Osler, William
To: 
Howell, William Henry
Abstract: 

Osler would like to limit the number of incoming graduate students. He believes that they should charge Ogden, and all other graduate students, the full fee.


Date: 
December 12, 1904
From: 
Osler, William
To: 
Howell, William Henry
Abstract: 

Osler writes of affairs relating to the Johns Hopkins Medical School.


Date: 
April 2, 1906
From: 
Osler, William
To: 
Howell, William Henry
Abstract: 

Osler recommends a reduction in the Dr. S.W. Horn case.


Date: 
December 13, 1909
From: 
Osler, William
To: 
Howell, William Henry
Abstract: 

Dedication of a reprint of "Religio Medici" that Osler sent Howell for Christmas. Mentions that it is printed with the oldest font of type in England that designed by Bishop Fell about 1660.


Date: 
February 21, 1910
From: 
Osler, William
To: 
Howell, William Henry
Abstract: 

Osler writes of common questions of the American Rhodes Scholars in medicine: could they be admitted to the advanced standing at the Johns Hopkins Medical School upon passing the examinations? Osler sends Howell an example. Civilities.


Date: 
May 17, 1910
From: 
Osler, William
To: 
Howell, William Henry
Abstract: 

Osler sends Howell a book "The Gynaecologica of Schuregius", which contains details collected by old authors. He asks Howell to hand it over to the Library (Johns Hopkins Medical School). Civilities.