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Shelfmark:  Waller Ms Wall-01456
Type of object:  manuscript
Dimensions:  279 x 215mm
Extent:  2 foll.
Material:  paper
Type of element:  letter
Extent:  1a, 2a
Language:  English
Place:  Boston
Date:  1944-09-19
Short summary:  Comments on the bad health that the addressee has been suffering from the last year and the undersigned is delighted to learn that he has survived all difficulties in spite of the loss of the sight in the right eye; thanks for having been elected member of the historical section of the Swedish Historical Society (?); comments on the difficulties in sending books to Sweden; information that the "Annals of Medical History" have ceased at the end of volume 4, 3rd series, 1942; recommendations for the catalogue of the addressee's library: he should not make a short-titled catalogue but instead print his own notes on the books just as Osler did in his catalogue
Person:  Viets, Henry Rouse, 1890-1969, Physician, signed by
Person:  Waller, Erik, 1875-1955, Autograph collector, Physician, Surgeon, Book collector, addressee
Person:  Fulton, John Farquhar, 1899-1960, Neurophysiologist, person referred to
Person:  Osler, William, Sir, 1849-1919, Physician, Professor, person referred to
Person:  Sigerist, Henry Ernest, 1891-1957, Historian of medicine, Professor, person referred to
Institutions, associations, works etc. referred to:  Svenska Läkaresällskapet (Society)
Institutions, associations, works etc. referred to:  Annals of Medical history (Periodical)
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