WILLIAM OSLER. Physician and professor of medicine who practiced and taught in Canada, the United States and Great Britain.
Autograph Letter Signed, Wm. Osler, [September 22, 1909], on a postcard measuring 4 1/2 inches wide by 3 1/2 inches high. To Hampton L. Carson.
“Many thanks — bon voyage. Greetings to the family. Tell the young Doctor to come and see me when he starts his wanderjahr. I hope at last to see him in the faculty of the U[niversity of] P[Pennsylvania].”
Addressed to Carson at Brown’s Hotel in London. Hampton L. Carson was famous for his studies of the tiny Hawaiian fruit fly and contributions to the understanding of evolution.
Matted in wedgewood blue and cream in a gold gilt frame, dimensions measure 14 3/4 inches wide by 10 3/4 inches high. Framed with a black and white portrait of William Osler.
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