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The William Osler Papers

Title:
Letter from William Osler to Henry Barton Jacobs pdf (254,592 Bytes) transcript of pdf
Letter from William Osler to Henry Barton Jacobs
Description:
In this letter, Osler follows-up on V. G. Bloede's scheme for starting a tuberculosis sanitarium in Maryland.
Item is handwritten.
Number of Image Pages:
3 (254,592 Bytes)
Date:
1905-07-20 (July 20, 1905)
Creator:
Osler, William
Recipient:
[Jacobs, Henry Barton]
Source:
Original Repository: Alan Mason Chesney Medical Archives. William Osler Collection
Rights:
This item is in the public domain. It may be used without permission.
Exhibit Category:
Sir William: Regius Professor at Oxford, 1905-1919
Relation:
Metadata Record Letter from William Osler to Henry Barton Jacobs (July 15, 1905) pdf (173,374 Bytes) transcript of pdf
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Unique Identifier:
GFBBWK
Document Type:
Letters (correspondence)
Language:
English
Format:
application/pdf
image/tif
Physical Condition:
Good
Transcript:
7, Norham Gardens,
Oxford.
July 20th, 1905
Dear Jacobs
It might be well to catch Bloede early. I think his address is the Hotel Cecil, tho. I think from what he said that he was leaving soon for Germany. He is very much in earnest. It would be a pity to start a second place -- I impressed that point upon him. The Catonsville lot -- 12-20 acres would be ideal for early cases. If he gave the $25,000
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and you get Garrett's gift as well a splendid start could be made. We have been in Cambridge with the Allbutts. Things are slackening a bit -- there have been so many 'functions' in hand that we shall be glad for a rest. I go to the BMA next week at Leicester. So glad to hear that the baths are doing you both good. Thanks for the Rabelaisien Geography which is full of most interesting matter. Lefranc has fished out all sorts of valuable & unknown
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circumstances connected with his life.
Love to Mrs. Jacobs.
Sincerely yours,
Wm Osler.
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2014-01-30
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