The William Osler Papers
- [W. W. Francis and R. H. Hill at work on the Osler Library Catalog at 13 Norham Gardens, Oxford]
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- Undated photo of William Willoughby Francis, the first Osler librarian, and Reginald Harrison Hill, of the Bodleian Library,
at work on a catalog of Osler's library. They are in Osler's consulting room at 13 Norham Gardens, the Oslers'
home in Oxford from 1907 to their deaths. The Oslers entertained so often there, and housed visitors so frequently, the house
became known as "The Open Arms".
- This picture was one of a series taken by John Farquhar Fulton, a doctor and bibliophile, before Osler's book collection
was removed to McGill University. (Osler bequeathed his library to McGill on his death in 1919; the Osler Library opened there
- [Description courtesy of McGill University.]
- Number of Image Pages:
- 1 (101,022 Bytes)
- Date Supplied:
- ca. 1905-1919
- Fulton, John F.
- Original Repository: Osler Library of the History of Medicine, McGill University. William Osler Photo Collection
- URL: http://digital.library.mcgill.ca/osler/
- Image Number: CUS_064-097B_P
- This item is in the public domain. It may be used without permission.
- Exhibit Category:
- Osler, Medical History, and Medical Libraries
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- Document Type:
- Photographic prints
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