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CUS417/107.29


Fonds Number: 
P417
Abstract: 

Osler enjoys the country and their first long motor trip. They went to the Fleet in Kirkcudbright in the Guy Mannering and Crockett country. Comments on the fishing. They visited Ellangowan and Dirk's cave, and places mentioned in Scott's novels. They are at the English Lakes. Wordsworth's granddaughter showed them his house at Grassmere. They saw the Northern Olympia where Westmorland and Cumberland men have their wrestling matches. Mentions that he will come to America in the Spring after his sabbatical on the continent. He hopes that Sylvia is well again. HE jokes about the fact that she should have come in the Dorset instead of having a summer house in Long Island. Civilities.

Original: 
Yes
Date: 
August 21, 1908
From: 
Osler, William
Address: 
Logan's Low Wood Hotel
To: 
Brewster, Mabel
City: 
Windermere
State: 
Cumbria
Country: 
England

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