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CUS417/118.3


Fonds Number: 
P417
Abstract: 

Osler has his passage by the Aquitania, September 7th. Grace and Revere will sail to Quebec on July 30th. He explains to Mabel Brewster that he is staying because of a meeting of the Library Association in Oxford the first five days of September. Planning to visit her at Mt. Kisco about September 12 or 13. He will go to Boston as Grace and Revere sail back to England about September 20th, for the first term which begins October 1st. Mentions that he had been approached by delegates from both liberal and conservative caucuses to stand as an independent University man. He is flattered but not even tempted. He is not interesting by a new job at his time of life. Adds that he is more than busy with his work. Mentions that they are off motoring in Norfolk. Will pick up Revere at Quidenham, where he is with his tutor. Details on their itinerary. Osler will stay at Cambridge at Magdalene College to work over Pepys Library, and to preside at the first peripatetic meeting of the Bibliographical Society. Civilities.

Original: 
Yes
Date: 
July 10, 1914
From: 
Osler, William
Address: 
Lamb Hotel
To: 
Brewster, Mabel
City: 
Ely
State: 
Norfolk
Country: 
England

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