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Letters sent to Libman, Emanuel


Date: 
February 2, 1903
From: 
Osler, William
To: 
Libman, Emanuel
Abstract: 

Osler urges Libman to submit his essay to the Journal of Research or to Welch's Archive.


Date: 
October 3, 1904
From: 
Osler, William
To: 
Libman, Emanuel
Abstract: 

Osler thanks Libman for his interesting notes and hopes to meet with him in the near future.


Date: 
February 10, 1905
From: 
Osler, William
To: 
Libman, Emanuel
Abstract: 

Osler thanks Libman for some notes on syphilis.


Date: 
March 2, 1905
From: 
Osler, William
To: 
Libman, Emanuel
Abstract: 

Osler thanks Libman for the sections he sent for the book [possibly referring to the 6th edition of his textbook].


Date: 
May 2, 1905
From: 
Osler, William
To: 
Libman, Emanuel
Abstract: 

Osler discusses a Mount Sinai patient's case.


Date: 
August 3, 1905
From: 
Osler, William
To: 
Libman, Emanuel
Abstract: 

Osler asks Libman to send him something illustrating the case of mycotic aneurysm that he had shown him previously. Incites him to pursue the question of syphilitic-aortitis.


Date: 
October 7, 1905
From: 
Osler, William
To: 
Libman, Emanuel
Abstract: 

Osler thanks Libman for the drawing. He will pay for it. He asks for the permission to use it eventually in his lectures touching the subject of embolic aneurysm.


Date: 
January 15, 1906
From: 
Osler, William
To: 
Libman, Emanuel
Abstract: 

Osler makes arrangements for a phone consultation.


Date: 
February 13, 1906
From: 
Osler, William
To: 
Libman, Emanuel
Abstract: 

Osler is sorry to have not seen Libman a week ago. Osler asks for accounts of Libman's patient, because he is interested in his condition. He asks him to give him his kind regards.


Date: 
March 10, 1906
From: 
Osler, William
To: 
Libman, Emanuel
Abstract: 

Discussion on the case of Mr. Arnstein. Osler gives encouragement regarding Libman's paper in Baltimore. Civilities.


Date: 
June 23, 1906
From: 
Osler, William
To: 
Libman, Emanuel
Abstract: 

Osler asks Libman to take charge of Aschoff in New York on the 28th of July. If Libman cannot do it, can he asks Brill? He mentions that Achoff is going to the Toronto meeting to open the discussion of Heart Block and he will show specimens.


Date: 
July 19, 1906
From: 
Osler, William
To: 
Libman, Emanuel
Abstract: 

Osler makes arrangements between Aschoff and Libman. It is good of Libman to look after him. Civilities.


Date: 
September 14, 1906
From: 
Osler, William
To: 
Libman, Emanuel
Abstract: 

Osler writes that Aschoff wrote enthusiastically about Libman. It was good of him to give time to Aschoff who is very appreciative of American work. Osler thinks that at last they got the Germans stirred up to the conviction that there is good work done in America.


Date: 
October 24, 1907
From: 
Osler, William
To: 
Libman, Emanuel
Abstract: 

Osler will not come to America until next Autumn where he will give lectures at Yale. He mentions three cases of chronic infectious endocarditis. He describes of a patient who seemed to have a type of splenic anaemia, but who has now an embolic aneurysm of his femoral. Few details about one of the other cases. Civilities.


Date: 
(1908?)
From: 
Osler, William
To: 
Libman, Emanuel
Abstract: 

Osler forgot if he had answered Libman's invitation to meet the staff of his hospital. He will not be able to come because he is off to the continent for a brain-dusting sabbatical year. He hopes to come in America in the Spring. Compliments on the work of the men at Mount Sinai.


Date: 
January 5, 1910
From: 
Osler, William
To: 
Libman, Emanuel
Abstract: 

Osler will send Libman a copy of his aneurysm paper when reprinted. He shows interest in Libman's paper on chronic endocarditis. Sends him some interesting addresses. Civilities.


Date: 
February 5, 1910
From: 
Osler, William
To: 
Libman, Emanuel
Abstract: 

Osler asks Libman if the statistics of the Mount Sinai Hospital are available regarding the incidence of angina pectoris among the Hebrews. He asks if angina pectoris occurs in the class cases of Buerger. Osler asks Libman his opinion on tobacco as a possible element in these cases. Would like to have the ratio of cases of angina for the past ten years. Osler comments on his private records; he is impressed with the large number of cases among Hebrews.


Date: 
March 31, 1910
From: 
Osler, William
To: 
Libman, Emanuel
Abstract: 

Osler congratulates Libman on his and Brill's appointments as Professors of Clinical Medicine at Columbia


Date: 
April 19, 1910
From: 
Osler, William
To: 
Libman, Emanuel
Abstract: 

Osler asks Libman to let him know when he arrives in England. He invites Libman to come to Oxford.


Date: 
May 17, 1910
From: 
Osler, William
To: 
Libman, Emanuel
Abstract: 

Osler confirms that he will be able to receive Libman in Oxford, June 15th. Civilities.


Date: 
May 3, 1911
From: 
Osler, William
To: 
Libman, Emanuel
Abstract: 

Osler requests a reprint article from the British Medical Journal and sends "The Hospital Unit." He reports on his delightful trip to Egypt.


Date: 
May 29, 1911
From: 
Osler, William
To: 
Libman, Emanuel
Abstract: 

Osler thanks Libman for his letter. He compares Libman to Socrates stirring up the Athenians to the consciousness of their defects. He mentions the whole time clinical professors at the Johns Hopkins Hospital. He hopes that they will pay them proper salary.


Date: 
August 5, 1912
From: 
Osler, William
To: 
Libman, Emanuel
Abstract: 

Osler informs Libman that he will not come in America this autumn, as his Yale lectures have been postponed. He is sorry, as he would have like to see them all in New York. He is interested in what Libman says about the endocarditis cases. Compliments on his work. Austrian from the Johns Hopkins Hospital was here the other day, and says they are finding a great many of his cases. Osler will send Libman a copy of his new text-book. Mentions that there are a great many sins of omission, but it was difficult to revise it. Civilities.


Date: 
September 9, 1912
From: 
Osler, William
To: 
Libman, Emanuel
Abstract: 

Osler asks Libman to give a paper on Endocarditis at the Medical Section of the Congress next year. Compliments on the grouping of his cases. Will look out for Libman's young friend when he comes to Oxford. Civilities.


Date: 
October 15, 1912
From: 
Osler, William
To: 
Libman, Emanuel
Abstract: 

The meeting (of the Royal Medical Society) is in the first week in August. Logistics. Osler is surprised by the condition Libman mentioned of carcinoma. He never met with it. He asks Libman to send him the title of his paper. Civilities.


Date: 
January 20, 1913
From: 
Osler, William
To: 
Libman, Emanuel
Abstract: 

Osler asks Libman if his specimens should be shown in connection with the Medical Section, or with the Pathological Museum. Could change the address, as he Libman suggests. Stipulates that it would be well to specify the character of the specimens. Civilities.


Date: 
January 27, 1913
From: 
Osler, William
To: 
Libman, Emanuel
Abstract: 

Osler has written to Keith asking him to help Libman. He asks Libman if he will show his specimens in the Section of Medicine or in the Section of Pathology. If they are to illustrate his paper, they will be shown in the Medical Section. Civilities.


Date: 
February 11, 1913
From: 
Osler, William
To: 
Libman, Emanuel
Abstract: 

Osler mentions difficulties about having pathological sections anywhere but at the Pathological Museum. Will try to arrange it. Civilities.


Date: 
February 21, 1913
From: 
Osler, William
To: 
Libman, Emanuel
Abstract: 

Osler writes that Libman can have the specimens at the Medical Section at the Royal Society of Medicine. Civilities.


Date: 
June 30, 1913
From: 
Osler, William
To: 
Libman, Emanuel
Abstract: 

Osler is sorry for the mistake, will have the Secretary rearrange it. (International Congress of Medicine).

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