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Folder 5

 File — Box: 6, Folder: 5
Identifier: Folder 5

Scope and Contents

A Short Biography and Some Tributes to the Memory of Sir William Osler, January 3, 1920. Reprinted from The British Medical Journal. He was Regius Professor of Medicine at the University of Oxford. This is a small booklet about the life of William Osler (A mentor of Dr. Edward Jenner Wood at The Royal Academy in London) and tributes by some of his collegues.

A note from William Osler to Edward Jenner Wood, June 3rd, 1908. 13 Norham Gardens, Oxford. He is very interested to hear that there is Pellegre in North Carolina. He encourages EJW to prepare a careful report for the Medical Journal. He suggests getting the Government department interested. Sorry to have missed EJW in England last year. He always felt that EJW was a first class student and capable of doing first class work. (original letter)


  • Creation: Undetermined

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is unprocessed. Contact staff at the Center for Southeast North Carolina Archives and History ( for information on access to this collection.


From the Collection: 8 Linear Feet (Contains 12 document boxes, 4 photo albums, and 2 map case folders)

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English

Repository Details

Part of the Randall Library Special Collections Repository