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Index of items sent by Osler, Ellen Mary (Nellie)


Date: 
September 12, ?
From: 
Osler, Ellen Mary (Nellie)
To: 
Osler, William
Abstract: 

Ellen Osler relates news of family and friends. Additional notes by William Francis.


Date: 
February 29, ?
From: 
Osler, Ellen Mary (Nellie)
To: 
Osler, William
Abstract: 

Ellen Osler relates news of family and friends. Additional note by William Francis. Incl. ms. notes.


Date: 
April 6, 1886
From: 
Osler, Ellen Mary (Nellie)
To: 
Osler, William
Abstract: 

Ellen Osler relates news of the family.


Date: 
From: 
Osler, Ellen Mary (Nellie)
To: 
Osler, William
Abstract: 

Ellen Mary Osler (Nellie) reports on the health of Marian Francis's son, Grant.


Date: 
January 11, 1899
From: 
Osler, Ellen Mary (Nellie)
To: 
Osler, Grace Revere
Abstract: 

Ellen Osler writes that she is beginning to feel the infirmities of old age. She relates news of family and friends.


Date: 
October 1865
From: 
Osler, Ellen Mary (Nellie)
To: 
Osler, William
Abstract: 

Ellen Osler prepares a package for her son, but could not find 'Horace' in the study. The Fletchers have been to visit. She relates news of family and friends. She sends her regards to the Checkley's. Incl. ms. notes.


Date: 
February 7, 1905
From: 
Osler, Ellen Mary (Nellie)
To: 
Osler, William
Abstract: 

The Oslers' Dundas home has been full of visitors. Ellen Osler writes of D.M. McKenzie's wedding, and G. Farmer's marriage to Alice Milne. She sends her regards to the Checkley's. Incl. ms. notes.


Date: 
March 2, 1866
From: 
Osler, Ellen Mary (Nellie)
To: 
Osler, William
Abstract: 

Ellen Osler gives her son permission to take music for the first quarter as a trial. She writes of two concerts, one at Ancaster, the other at Flambro, to raise money for the New Chancel and an organ. She relates news of Dundas, and of family and friends.


Date: 
March 30, 1866
From: 
Osler, Ellen Mary (Nellie)
To: 
Osler, William
Abstract: 

Ellen Osler relates news of family and friends. Osler will go to Lloydtown on holiday, instead of returning home to Dundas.


Date: 
April 19, 1866
From: 
Osler, Ellen Mary (Nellie)
To: 
Osler, William
Abstract: 

Ellen Osler comments on the charge of misconduct and assault that was brought against a number of boys from the Trinity College Grammar School at Weston, including Osler.


Date: 
May 10, 1866
From: 
Osler, Ellen Mary (Nellie)
To: 
Osler, William
Abstract: 

Ellen Osler thought the likeness of Osler was very good and would like to send one to Aunt Charlotte in England. B.B. has purchased the Holts house and will soon move in. Frank has run into debt and has left to go back to sea.


Date: 
May 17, 1866
From: 
Osler, Ellen Mary (Nellie)
To: 
Osler, William
Abstract: 

Ellen and Featherstone Osler arrived in Toronto on the Hamilton Boat. She makes arrangements to meet with her son while in Toronto.


Date: 
May 30, 1866
From: 
Osler, Ellen Mary (Nellie)
To: 
Osler, William
Abstract: 

Ellen Osler relates news of family and friends. Osler's father will write the school about him staying on another year. Osler's mother advises him to think carefully about his decision to enter the Church. She sends him a "volume of good advice" and encourages him to read the "Book of Proverbs." She was proud to see "Osler 1st" so many times in the paper [refers to an athletic competition].


Date: 
June 22, 1866
From: 
Osler, Ellen Mary (Nellie)
To: 
Osler, William
Abstract: 

Ellen Osler has had little time to write to her son, as Ellen Mary is still ill and their "Domestic" is not the best. She worries about Frank, wandering on the ocean. Osler's father will write to Johnson about Osler's future at Weston. Incl. ms. notes.


Date: 
September 29, 1866
From: 
Osler, Ellen Mary (Nellie)
To: 
Osler, William
Abstract: 

Nellie would like to arrange for Osler to meet their English cousins, Jennette and Marian. She comments on Osler's relationship with Mary. Osler will stay on at Weston.


Date: 
September 29, 1866
From: 
Osler, Ellen Mary (Nellie)
To: 
Osler, William
Abstract: 

Copy of original version of CUS417/61.27.


Date: 
October 1, 1866
From: 
Osler, Ellen Mary (Nellie)
To: 
Osler, William
Abstract: 

Ellen Osler reports that their English cousins have arrived in Canada and are pleased with their Canadian cousins. She delivers news of Osler's siblings. She advises her son to have one of his schoolmates assist him with his Prefect duties.


Date: 
October 18, 1866
From: 
Osler, Ellen Mary (Nellie)
To: 
Osler, William
Abstract: 

Nellie is sorry to hear that Osler lost his cricket match. She relates news of family and friends and comments on Edward Osler's [their brother] marriage. The English cousins are anxious to see Osler.


Date: 
October 18, 1866
From: 
Osler, Ellen Mary (Nellie)
To: 
Osler, William
Abstract: 

Copy of original version of CUS417/61.28.


Date: 
October 29, 1866
From: 
Osler, Ellen Mary (Nellie)
To: 
Osler, William
Abstract: 

Marian, Jennette, Mary Ellen and Charlotte plan to visit Osler at Weston during his day of Games.


Date: 
November 14, 1866
From: 
Osler, Ellen Mary (Nellie)
To: 
Osler, William
Abstract: 

Ellen Osler writes of the death of Mr. Johnson's son-in-law. Their English cousins, Jennette and Marian, enjoyed their visit with Osler in Weston.


Date: 
November 30, 1866
From: 
Osler, Ellen Mary (Nellie)
To: 
Osler, William
Abstract: 

Ellen Osler plans a trip to Toronto and hopes to get to Weston to see Osler. She is sorry to hear of his shin injury, but knows he is in good hands with Mrs. Johnson to nurse him.


Date: 
February 13, 1867
From: 
Osler, Ellen Mary (Nellie)
To: 
Osler, William
Abstract: 

Ellen Osler hopes Featherstone will go to Weston to check up on their son, who is recovering from a bad cold. Osler's sisters, Ellen Mary [Nellie] and Charlotte [Chattie] may go to England. She continues to worry about Osler's brother, Frank. The Oslers are expecting Jemmy [J.C. Morgan] in Dundas. Incl. ms. notes.


Date: 
February 25, 1867
From: 
Osler, Ellen Mary (Nellie)
To: 
Osler, William
Abstract: 

Ellen Osler advises her son not to be discouraged that he is behind in his work and not able to compete for prizes, as he was ill. Jemmy [J.C. Morgan], Edmund, and Mr. Dallard have been visiting at the Oslers. She continues to worry about Osler's brother, Frank. She is pleased that Osler has Mrs. Johnson to look after him. Incl. ms. notes.


Date: 
July 31, 1867
From: 
Osler, Ellen Mary (Nellie)
To: 
Osler, William
Abstract: 

Ellen Osler hopes that her son did not make his injured leg worse by running into town to meet with the girls. She relates news of Edward, B.B., Marion, and Mr. Babington. Osler's father will go to Oakville and will take the ointment promised to Jemmy. Frank is still unemployed and dependent on his parents for money. Incl. ms. notes.


Date: 
March 27, 1868
From: 
Osler, Ellen Mary (Nellie)
To: 
Osler, William
Abstract: 

Ellen Osler has heard from Frank's Captain that he is well and that the voyage was safe. Nellie went to present herself at Trinity. Chattie writes glowing reports from England.


Date: 
October 8, 1868(?)
From: 
Osler, Ellen Mary (Nellie)
To: 
Osler, William
Abstract: 

Ellen Osler lists the contents of a package she has prepared for her son. The Oslers are looking forward to Jennette's return to Dundas. Arrangements for the upcoming Ordination to take place at the Rectory in Dundas. Incl. ms. notes.


Date: 
March 5, 1870
From: 
Osler, Ellen Mary (Nellie)
To: 
Osler, William
Abstract: 

Ellen Osler relates news of family and friends.


Date: 
December 1870(?)
From: 
Osler, Ellen Mary (Nellie)
To: 
Osler, William
Abstract: 

Ellen Osler has been busy with Christmas preparations and decorating the Church. She relates news of family and friends. She tells Osler the news that Bovell will take orders in the West Indies.


Date: 
January 17, 1871
From: 
Osler, Ellen Mary (Nellie)
To: 
Osler, Emma
Abstract: 

Ellen Osler relates news of family and friends. She writes that her son, William, has embarked on his career in medicine, but she hoped his domestic situation were different. William Osler spent Christmas with Jennette and Marian.


Date: 
January 18, 1871
From: 
Osler, Ellen Mary (Nellie)
To: 
Osler, Elizabeth
Abstract: 

Ellen Osler was sorry to hear of Lizzie's house fire. She renewed her acquaintance with the Lloydtown Willie Osler. Nellie's baby is still delicate, but improving. Chattie is engaged to Charles Herbert Gwyn. William Osler is getting on very well in Montreal and is well-liked by the leading medical men.


Date: 
July 18, 1871
From: 
Osler, Ellen Mary (Nellie)
To: 
Osler, Elizabeth
Abstract: 

Typescript copy of CUS417/67.7 on stationary of Norman B. Gwyn, dated February 3, 1921.


Date: 
August 1871
From: 
Osler, Ellen Mary (Nellie)
To: 
Osler, William
Abstract: 

Ellen Osler describes the illness and subsequent death of Edmund Osler's wife, Belle.


Date: 
September 18, 1872
From: 
Osler, Ellen Mary (Nellie)
To: 
Osler, William
Abstract: 

Ellen Osler reports that Edmund has returned from England. She advises Osler to spend Christmas with Aunt Lizzie (Elizabeth Osler] in Cornwall. She writes of events at the Rectory in Dundas. She relates news of family and friends.


Date: 
September 23(?), 1872
From: 
Osler, Ellen Mary (Nellie)
To: 
Osler, William
Abstract: 

Osler's father is on a mission tour. She delivers news of Nellie, Hennie, Aunt Lizzie [Elizabeth Osler], Chattie and Jennette. She gives Osler his brother Frank's address in Manitoba. Incl. ms. notes.


Date: 
November 7, 1872
From: 
Osler, Ellen Mary (Nellie)
To: 
Osler, William
Abstract: 

Ellen Osler is preparing for a big party at the Rectory. She advises Osler to wait to visit Cornwall until the summer time. She is sorry he missed seeing Mr. Stuart and family.


Date: 
January 16, 1873
From: 
Osler, Ellen Mary (Nellie)
To: 
Osler, William
Abstract: 

Ellen Osler wonders how long her son will stay with the Proctors and hopes that he will get a chance to visit Charlie's [Charles Herbert Gwyn] relatives, who live close by. She relates news of family, friends, and Dundas.


Date: 
February 15, 1905
From: 
Osler, Ellen Mary (Nellie)
To: 
Osler, William
Abstract: 

Ellen Osler relates news of family and friends. Nellie has left Dundas to move into her new home in Thornhill [Toronto]. She responds to Osler's request for information regarding young McNab, who was last seen jumping off Victoria Bridge in Montreal.


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: 
September 14, 1885
From: 
Osler, Ellen Mary (Nellie)
To: 
Osler, William
Abstract: 

Ellen Osler worries about her son's health, but knows that he is in the best hands with Dr. Howard. She relates news of family and friends.


Date: 
October 2, 1885
From: 
Osler, Ellen Mary (Nellie)
To: 
Osler, William
Abstract: 

Ellen Osler comments on the President's address to the Association at Chatham, printed in Medical News. She relates news of family and friends.


Date: 
February 8, 1886
From: 
Osler, Ellen Mary (Nellie)
To: 
Osler, William
Abstract: 

Ellen Osler relates news of the family. She reports on high rates of illness in Toronto, especially among children.


Date: 
February 24, 1886
From: 
Osler, Ellen Mary (Nellie)
To: 
Osler, William
Abstract: 

Ellen Osler relates news of the family, especially regarding health matters.


Date: 
March 10, 1886
From: 
Osler, Ellen Mary (Nellie)
To: 
Osler, William
Abstract: 

Ellen Osler relates news of the death of Osler's aunt Marion, and the resulting grief of the Osler family.


Date: 
March 17, 1886
From: 
Osler, Ellen Mary (Nellie)
To: 
Osler, William
Abstract: 

Ellen Osler relates news of the family.


Date: 
April 13, 1886
From: 
Osler, Ellen Mary (Nellie)
To: 
Osler, William
Abstract: 

Ellen Osler relates news of the family and discusses Osler's upcoming visit to Toronto. Incl. ms. notes.


Date: 
May 19, 1886
From: 
Osler, Ellen Mary (Nellie)
To: 
Osler, William
Abstract: 

Ellen Osler relates news of the family.


Date: 
July 10, 1886
From: 
Osler, Ellen Mary (Nellie)
To: 
Osler, William
Abstract: 

Ellen Osler wishes her son a happy birthday and expresses excitement over his upcoming visit to Toronto.


Date: 
September 15, 1886
From: 
Osler, Ellen Mary (Nellie)
To: 
Osler, William
Abstract: 

Ellen Osler relates news of the family.


Date: 
October 6, 1886
From: 
Osler, Ellen Mary (Nellie)
To: 
Osler, William
Abstract: 

Ellen Osler relates news of the family.


Date: 
December 8, 1886
From: 
Osler, Ellen Mary (Nellie)
To: 
Osler, William
Abstract: 

Ellen Osler relates news of the family.


Date: 
January 7, 1887
From: 
Osler, Ellen Mary (Nellie)
To: 
Osler, William
Abstract: 

Ellen Osler relates news of the family.


Date: 
January 14, 1887
From: 
Osler, Ellen Mary (Nellie)
To: 
Osler, William
Abstract: 

Ellen Osler relates news of the family.


Date: 
March 3, 1887
From: 
Osler, Ellen Mary (Nellie)
To: 
Osler, William
Abstract: 

Ellen Osler relates news of the family.


Date: 
April 1, 1887
From: 
Osler, Ellen Mary (Nellie)
To: 
Osler, William
Abstract: 

Ellen Osler relates news of the family and expresses her delight over Osler's upcoming Easter visit.


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: 
April 20, 1887
From: 
Osler, Ellen Mary (Nellie)
To: 
Osler, William
Abstract: 

Ellen Osler relates news of the family.


Date: 
May 26, 1887
From: 
Osler, Ellen Mary (Nellie)
To: 
Osler, William
Abstract: 

Ellen Osler relates news of the family.


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, William
Abstract: 

Ellen Osler relates news of the family and reminds her son to take care of his own health.


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: 
October 24, 1887
From: 
Osler, Ellen Mary (Nellie)
To: 
Osler, William
Abstract: 

Ellen Osler reports on the health of the family.


Date: 
January 20, 1888
From: 
Osler, Ellen Mary (Nellie)
To: 
Osler, William
Abstract: 

Ellen Osler relates news of the family.


Date: 
March 20, 1888
From: 
Osler, Ellen Mary (Nellie)
To: 
Osler, William
Abstract: 

Ellen Osler relates news of the family.


Date: 
March 26, 1888
From: 
Osler, Ellen Mary (Nellie)
To: 
Osler, William
Abstract: 

Ellen Osler relates news of the family.


Date: 
May 25, 1888
From: 
Osler, Ellen Mary (Nellie)
To: 
Osler, William
Abstract: 

Ellen Osler relates news of the family.


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: 
June 21, 1888
From: 
Osler, Ellen Mary (Nellie)
To: 
Osler, William
Abstract: 

Ellen Osler relates news of the family. Incl. ms. notes.


Date: 
July 5, 1888
From: 
Osler, Ellen Mary (Nellie)
To: 
Osler, William
Abstract: 

Ellen Osler relates news of the family.


Date: 
August 7, 1888
From: 
Osler, Ellen Mary (Nellie)
To: 
Osler, William
Abstract: 

Ellen Osler relates news of the family.


Date: 
October 4, 1888
From: 
Osler, Ellen Mary (Nellie)
To: 
Osler, William
Abstract: 

Ellen Osler congratulates Osler on his new appointment to the Johns Hopkins and related news of the family.


Date: 
October 18, 1888
From: 
Osler, Ellen Mary (Nellie)
To: 
Osler, William
Abstract: 

Ellen Osler relates news of the family.


Date: 
November 5, 1888
From: 
Osler, Ellen Mary (Nellie)
To: 
Osler, William
Abstract: 

Ellen Osler relates news of the family.


Date: 
November 10, 1888
From: 
Osler, Ellen Mary (Nellie)
To: 
Osler, William
Abstract: 

Ellen Osler relates news of the family.


Date: 
December 1, 1888
From: 
Osler, Ellen Mary (Nellie)
To: 
Osler, William
Abstract: 

Ellen Osler writes of newspaper clippings that announce Osler's move to Baltimore. She relates news of the family.


Date: 
January 17, 1889
From: 
Osler, Ellen Mary (Nellie)
To: 
Osler, William
Abstract: 

Ellen Osler relates news of the family and comments on newspaper clippings announcing Osler's move to Baltimore.


Date: 
February 18, 1889
From: 
Osler, Ellen Mary (Nellie)
To: 
Osler, William
Abstract: 

Ellen Osler relates news of the family.


Date: 
March 14, 1889
From: 
Osler, Ellen Mary (Nellie)
To: 
Osler, William
Abstract: 

Ellen Osler relates news of the family.


Date: 
April 3, 1889
From: 
Osler, Ellen Mary (Nellie)
To: 
Osler, William
Abstract: 

Ellen Osler relates news of the family. Incl. ms. notes.


Date: 
April 13, 1889
From: 
Osler, Ellen Mary (Nellie)
To: 
Osler, William
Abstract: 

Ellen Osler understands that Osler's work trumps plans to go to Toronto to visit the family. She writes of Mr. Boddy, Mrs. Hornby, and of the family.


Date: 
April 24, 1889
From: 
Osler, Ellen Mary (Nellie)
To: 
Osler, William
Abstract: 

Ellen Osler is disappointed that Osler will not be able to visit over Easter. She relates news of the family.


Date: 
November 11, 1889
From: 
Osler, Ellen Mary (Nellie)
To: 
Osler, William
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: 
December 1889
From: 
Osler, Ellen Mary (Nellie)
To: 
Osler, William
Abstract: 

Ellen Osler relates news of the family.


Date: 
January 21, 1890
From: 
Osler, Ellen Mary (Nellie)
To: 
Osler, William
Abstract: 

Ellen Osler relates news of the family and of the epidemic that keeps most of them in poor health.


Date: 
February 10, 1890
From: 
Osler, Ellen Mary (Nellie)
To: 
Osler, William
Abstract: 

Ellen Osler relates news of the family, particularly regarding health matters.


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: 
March 28, 1890
From: 
Osler, Ellen Mary (Nellie)
To: 
Osler, William
Abstract: 

Ellen Osler relates news of the family.


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: 
May 16, 1890
From: 
Osler, Ellen Mary (Nellie)
To: 
Unidentified
Abstract: 

Ellen Osler relates news of the family to an unidentified family member.


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: 
September 27, 1890(?)
From: 
Osler, Ellen Mary (Nellie)
To: 
Osler, William
Abstract: 

Ellen Osler relates news of the family.


Date: 
October 10, 1890
From: 
Osler, Ellen Mary (Nellie)
To: 
Osler, William
Abstract: 

Ellen Osler relates news of the family.


Date: 
January 19, 1891
From: 
Osler, Ellen Mary (Nellie)
To: 
Osler, William
Abstract: 

Ellen Osler reports on her own health and on news of the family.


Date: 
February 2, 1891
From: 
Osler, Ellen Mary (Nellie)
To: 
Osler, William
Abstract: 

Ellen Osler reports on the health of the family.


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.

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