First proposed diagram of the Montreal Neurological Institute, diagram.
Date:
1928?
Description:
This is a sketch of a proposed version of the Montreal Neurological Institute. It was drawn by Wilder Penfield in 1929 on letterhead from the Biltmore Hotel in New York. The sketch shows a seven-storey building with floors for an x-ray department, patients, laboratories, and the housing of laboratory animals. The proposed institute is shown as being directly next to the Royal Victoria Hospital (RVH), rather than at its eventual location, across University Avenue from the RVH.
Physical Description:
----------------- 26.9 x 17.4 cm
Language:
English

is Part Of:
Wilder Penfield Digital Collection

Wilder Penfield Fonds P142 -- Series A (Administration) -- Sub-Series A/N (Administration, Neuro)
Publisher:
Osler Library of the History of Medicine, McGill University
Citation:
First proposed diagram of the Montreal Neurological Institute, diagram. [Online image]. Wilder Penfield Digital Collection Wilder Penfield Fonds P142 -- Series A (Administration) -- Sub-Series A/N (Administration, Neuro) . Osler Library of the History of Medicine, McGill University . Retrieved June 27, 2019 from http://digital.library.mcgill.ca/penfieldfonds/fullrecord.php?ID=10397
Rights:
This material has been made available with the consent of the copyright holders and can be used in accordance with fair dealing provisions of Canadian copyright law. For more information, please contact the Osler Library of the History of Medicine.
Creator:
Penfield, Wilder, 1891-1976.
Notes:
Transcription of the caption reads: "Wilder Penfield Age 37 yrs M.B. please Ask Hodge to photograph this drawing and let me see a print and give me an opinion as to how it would reproduce in the back. I could use ink to redo it. W.P."

This is drawn on the Biltmore Hotel, New York stationary.

Call Number:
A/N 14-2/1