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Sir William Osler Portrait by Seymour Thomas and Other Osler-Related Papers, 1946-1986
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Box 1, Folder 1

Seymour Thomas' portrait of Sir William Osler at Oxford. 1969-1986

Scope and Content Note

1) "The Hunt for Osler's Portrait," by A.H.T.R.-S. [Alastair H.T. Robb-Smith]: six-page single-spaced, legal-sized typed account of the history of Sir William Osler's D.Sc. robe, and the location of the Seymour Thomas Osler portrait in Oxford; 2) correspondence between Robb-Smith and WEG; additional information on the portrait from D. M. Bueno de Mesquita, Dr. William McMenemey, and Dr. Earl F. Nation
Box 1, Folder 2

Acquisition of the UCLA portrait replica from the artist, Seymour Thomas. 1950-1961, 1986

Scope and Content Note

1) correspondence between Dr. Elmer Belt and various donors; 2) correspondence between Belt and UCLA School of Medicine Dean Stafford Warren and Chancellor Franklin Murphy; 3) follow-up letters between Goodwin and Dean Sherman Mellinkoff
Box 1, Folder 3

Osler-related correspondence from and to Elmer Belt. 1946-1978

Scope and Content Note

correspondents are: Willard E. Goodwin, Franklin Murphy, Earl F. Nation, Joseph H. Pratt, Charles G. Roland
Box 1, Folder 4

"William Osler and Howard A. Kelly, Physicians, Medical Historians, Friends", by Willard E. Goodwin. 1946

Scope and Content Note

subtitle: "as revealed by nineteen letters from Osler to Kelly"; in: "Bulletin of the History of Medicine", 20(5): 611-652, Dec. 1946
Box 1, Folder 5

"Sir William Osler and the Mayo Clinic," by Thomas E. Keys. 1960

Scope and Content Note

"Proceedings of the Staff Meetings of the Mayo Clinic", 35(9): 229-238, Apr. 27, 1960
Box 1, Folder 6

Newsletters. 1961, 1974

Scope and Content Note

1) "The Osler Society of McGill University Newsletter", 2(2), Dec. 1961 (5 p., mimeographed); 2) "Osler Library Newsletter", no. 15, Feb. 1974, no. 16, Jun. 1974
Box 1, Folder 7

The William Osler Medal of the American Association of the History of Medicine.

Scope and Content Note

printed announcement and cover letter
Box 1, Folder 8

Newspaper clipping.

Scope and Content Note

"A Look at the Book," by Everybody, M.D.; from: "The Los Angeles Examiner"