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CUS417/126.142


Fonds Number: 
P417
Abstract: 

They are heartbroken over the loss of Bruce, the son of the Futchers. Futcher has written how helpful Jacobs has been in their sorrow. Fears that Marjorie is far from well. Mentions a Jenner collection to be sold at Sotheby's. Has inquired and Wellcome will try to buy the whole lot. Maggs may be able to offer Jacobs some things. Wellcome scooped the 1500 Galen from Osler and several items he tried to buy for the Sargent General's Library. Mentions Thayer and Longcope who spent the weekend with them. The Osler's are both well and busy. Susan Chapin and W.W. Francis come each weekend. Comments on the end of the war. Sends him a memo about the Library they are founding in Revere's memory at the Johns Hopkins University. Asks him to talk it over with Welch and the President. Would accept any alterations.

Original: 
Yes
Date: 
November 20, 1918
From: 
Osler, William
Address: 
13, Norham Gardens
To: 
Jacobs, Henry Barton
City: 
Oxford
State: 
Oxfordshire
Country: 
England

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