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Index of items sent by Mitchell, Silas Weir


Date: 
April 1889
From: 
Mitchell, Silas Weir
To: 
Musser, John H.
Abstract: 

Mitchell invited Musser to a farewell dinner in honour of Osler before he leaves for the Johns Hopkins.


Date: 
November 11, 1894(?)
From: 
Mitchell, Silas Weir
To: 
Osler, William
Abstract: 

Mitchell thanks Osler for sending along a copy of his text book, "On Chorea". Incl. ms. notes.


Date: 
January 12, 1895
From: 
Mitchell, Silas Weir
To: 
Osler, William
Abstract: 

"Appt. to McGill." Mitchell has learnt from newspaper reports that Osler has been named President of McGill University.


Date: 
December 31, 1900
From: 
Mitchell, Silas Weir
To: 
Osler, William
Abstract: 

Mitchell thanks Osler for his address on Locke. He will be in Baltimore and wonders if he may stay the night with the Oslers. Mitchell comments favourably on Flexner and his work in Philadelphia.


Date: 
January 13, 1904
From: 
Mitchell, Silas Weir
To: 
Osler, William
Abstract: 

Mitchell discusses Dryden.


Date: 
January 1, 1904
From: 
Mitchell, Silas Weir
To: 
Osler, William
Abstract: 

Mitchell writes of a translation of Dryden's Miscellanies.


Date: 
February 8, 1904
From: 
Mitchell, Silas Weir
To: 
Osler, William
Abstract: 

"Doctor and Patient" by S. Weir Mitchell. Mitchell invites Osler and his family to stay with him in Philadelphia.


Date: 
November 8, 1908
From: 
Mitchell, Silas Weir
To: 
Osler, William
Abstract: 

Mitchell mentions cases of bites of Heladerma, Gila Monster and one of Frederick's ataxia. He is writing a preface to the 19th edition of Hugh Wynne. Mitchell sends Osler the Red City and the new edition of Pearl. Comments on Alabama Student. Finds the city air and life depressing. Mentions a mistake with his name in his diploma. Civilities.