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Letters sent to Osler, Charlotte (Chattie, Mrs. Charles Gwyn)


Date: 
July 6, 1871
From: 
Osler, William
To: 
Osler, Charlotte (Chattie, Mrs. Charles Gwyn)
Abstract: 

Osler is running out of money. He acted as god-father to Marian's baby, baptized earlier in the week. He is glad to hear that Frank returned home safely. He has been boarding with a nice fellow named Henderson. He gives his address at 48, St. Urbain Street. His Dutch is not progressing as rapidly as he hoped.


Date: 
September 24, 1872(?)
From: 
Osler, William
To: 
Osler, Charlotte (Chattie, Mrs. Charles Gwyn)
Abstract: 

While in London, Osler has visited with Harrison and Atwell Francis, and plans to drop in on the Boyds with a piece of Chattie's wedding cake as an introduction. He asks after the family.


Date: 
September 24, 1872
From: 
Osler, William
To: 
Osler, Charlotte (Chattie, Mrs. Charles Gwyn)
Abstract: 

Typescript copy of CUS417/62.10.


Date: 
December 1872
From: 
Osler, William
To: 
Osler, Charlotte (Chattie, Mrs. Charles Gwyn)
Abstract: 

Osler sends his sister birthday, Christmas, and New Year's wishes. He writes of the Church services he has been attending while in England.


Date: 
February 16, 1873(?)
From: 
Osler, William
To: 
Osler, Charlotte (Chattie, Mrs. Charles Gwyn)
Abstract: 

Duplicate copy of CUS417/69.9.


Date: 
February 16, 1873(?)
From: 
Osler, William
To: 
Osler, Charlotte (Chattie, Mrs. Charles Gwyn)
Abstract: 

Osler reports on some Church services he attended while in England. He and [Arthur A.] Browne met with Dr. Archer, an old McGill man in practice in London. He sent his brother B.B a copy of Gladstone's speech. Incl. ms. notes.


Date: 
October 8, 1873
From: 
Osler, William
To: 
Osler, Charlotte (Chattie, Mrs. Charles Gwyn)
Abstract: 

Osler sends his sister a photograph of himself. He is leaving London for Berlin. He has seen the Boyds and plans to visit with the Sheppards before he leaves. He is sorry to leave London, as he has enjoyed the year he spent there. Incl. ms. notes.


Date: 
November 23, 1873
From: 
Osler, William
To: 
Osler, Charlotte (Chattie, Mrs. Charles Gwyn)
Abstract: 

Osler will leave Berlin for Vienna at the end of the month. He remarks that he will soon be 25 years old and is still not on his own legs yet. He writes of his friend Mackenzie. Osler attended a series of nine concerts in the Royal Concert room of the Opera house with his friend, Dr. Gutterböck. He writes of some Church services he attended and asks after Johnson.


Date: 
April 16, 1874
From: 
Osler, William
To: 
Osler, Charlotte (Chattie, Mrs. Charles Gwyn)
Abstract: 

Osler postponed his visit to Cornwall because he was invited by Professor Sharpey to attend an evening event at the Royal Society of Medicine. He mentions some Church services he has attended while in London. He has been conducting research in the Library of the College of Physicians.


Date: 
August 31, 1885
From: 
Osler, Ellen Mary (Nellie)
To: 
Osler, Charlotte (Chattie, Mrs. Charles Gwyn)
Abstract: 

Ellen Osler relates news of family and friends. William Osler has been to visit and hopes to meet Chattie in Hamilton. Includes a brief note from William Osler to Chattie apologizing for not having enough time to meet with her. Incl. ms. notes.


Date: 
1886(?)
From: 
Osler, William
To: 
Osler, Charlotte (Chattie, Mrs. Charles Gwyn)
Abstract: 

Osler is doubtful that he can travel to England as planned but he would like to attend The British Association meeting in Dublin.


Date: 
April 9, 1887
From: 
Osler, Ellen Mary (Nellie)
To: 
Osler, Charlotte (Chattie, Mrs. Charles Gwyn)
Abstract: 

Ellen Osler inquires after Chattie's health and wishes her well. She reports on Osler's Easter visit to Toronto.


Date: 
June 28, 1887
From: 
Osler, Ellen Mary (Nellie)
To: 
Osler, Charlotte (Chattie, Mrs. Charles Gwyn)
Abstract: 

Ellen Osler tells Chattie of Osler's "meteor-like" visit to Toronto. She writes that she wishes for her son to be married so as to have someone to look after him.


Date: 
June 1887
From: 
Osler, Ellen Mary (Nellie)
To: 
Osler, Charlotte (Chattie, Mrs. Charles Gwyn)
Abstract: 

Ellen Osler congratulates her daughter on the birth of her baby girl. She writes that Osler is to arrive in Toronto to serve as a witness in a legal trial.


Date: 
May 30, 1888
From: 
Osler, Ellen Mary (Nellie)
To: 
Osler, Charlotte (Chattie, Mrs. Charles Gwyn)
Abstract: 

Ellen Osler relates news of the family.


Date: 
March 3, 1905
From: 
Osler, Ellen Mary (Nellie)
To: 
Osler, Charlotte (Chattie, Mrs. Charles Gwyn)
Abstract: 

Ellen Osler writes of a wedding and of the funeral of Mrs. O'Reiley. Osler will soon leave for Baltimore and will live at the Johns Hopkins for the summer.


Date: 
March 8, 1890
From: 
Osler, Ellen Mary (Nellie)
To: 
Osler, Charlotte (Chattie, Mrs. Charles Gwyn)
Abstract: 

Ellen Osler relates news of the family, of Osler's upcoming Easter visit, and of Fannie Banks.


Date: 
April 1, 1890
From: 
Osler, Ellen Mary (Nellie)
To: 
Osler, Charlotte (Chattie, Mrs. Charles Gwyn)
Abstract: 

Ellen Osler relates news of the family and describes the contents of a package she has prepared for Chattie's children. She mentions that Mr. J. Geddes was asking after her.


Date: 
April 7, 1890(?)
From: 
Osler, Ellen Mary (Nellie)
To: 
Osler, Charlotte (Chattie, Mrs. Charles Gwyn)
Abstract: 

Ellen Osler relates news of family and friends.


Date: 
April 22, 1890
From: 
Osler, Ellen Mary (Nellie)
To: 
Osler, Charlotte (Chattie, Mrs. Charles Gwyn)
Abstract: 

Ellen Osler writes of Osler's European travel plans and relates news of family and friends.


Date: 
September 3, 1890
From: 
Osler, Ellen Mary (Nellie)
To: 
Osler, Charlotte (Chattie, Mrs. Charles Gwyn)
Abstract: 

Ellen Osler relates news of family and friends Mary Thorne, Mrs. Bethune, and others.


Date: 
February 27, 1891
From: 
Osler, Ellen Mary (Nellie)
To: 
Osler, Charlotte (Chattie, Mrs. Charles Gwyn)
Abstract: 

Ellen Osler relates news of family and friends. She writes that Osler would like to send his two visiting nieces, Nellie and Georgie, to Atlantic City while he takes up residence at the Johns Hopkins to finish writing his text book.


Date: 
May 27, 1891
From: 
Osler, Ellen Mary (Nellie)
To: 
Osler, Charlotte (Chattie, Mrs. Charles Gwyn)
Abstract: 

Ellen Osler relates news of family and friends. She writes that Osler had offers from Philadelphia and Harvard but turned them both down.


Date: 
September 19, 1891
From: 
Osler, Ellen Mary (Nellie)
To: 
Osler, Charlotte (Chattie, Mrs. Charles Gwyn)
Abstract: 

Ellen Osler relates news of family and friends. She has not heard from Osler for some time because he is busy correcting and revising his book.


Date: 
September 24, 1891
From: 
Osler, Ellen Mary (Nellie)
To: 
Osler, Charlotte (Chattie, Mrs. Charles Gwyn)
Abstract: 

Ellen Osler relates news of family and friends. She has not heard from Osler for some time as he is busy working on his book.


Date: 
March 30, 1892
From: 
Osler, Ellen Mary (Nellie)
To: 
Osler, Charlotte (Chattie, Mrs. Charles Gwyn)
Abstract: 

Ellen Osler relates news of family and friends. Osler is expected in Toronto within the week.


Date: 
April 29, 1892
From: 
Osler, Ellen Mary (Nellie)
To: 
Osler, Charlotte (Chattie, Mrs. Charles Gwyn)
Abstract: 

Ellen Osler expresses her excitement over Osler's engagement to Grace Revere Gross. Osler's niece Georgie is also to marry.


Date: 
May 30, 1892
From: 
Osler, Ellen Mary (Nellie)
To: 
Osler, Charlotte (Chattie, Mrs. Charles Gwyn)
Abstract: 

Ellen Osler relates news of the family.


Date: 
June 10, 1892
From: 
Osler, Ellen Mary (Nellie)
To: 
Osler, Charlotte (Chattie, Mrs. Charles Gwyn)
Abstract: 

Ellen Osler relates news of the family.


Date: 
November 30, 1892
From: 
Osler, Ellen Mary (Nellie)
To: 
Osler, Charlotte (Chattie, Mrs. Charles Gwyn)
Abstract: 

Ellen Osler relates news of the family.

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