Letter from John Kershman to Wilder Penfield, July 6, 1944.
Description:
This is a typewritten letter from John Kershman, Executive Assistant to the Director of the Montreal Neurological Institute, to Wilder Penfield. In the letter, Kershman states that he has done an analysis of possible costs of expanding the MNI into the existing Field House of McGill University’s Percival Molson Memorial Stadium, located behind the institute. In his analysis, Kershman outlines various expense variables, including the varying costs of public and private patients, the occupancy rate, patients’ length of stay, and other such factors. He closes the letter by making suggestions for changes which could come with the opening of a new wing of the MNI that had not yet been discussed. These include improving the institute’s food services by building a kitchen in the extension. This letter is dated July 6, 1944.
Physical Description:
text.typescript.black and white 27.3 x 21.2 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:
Letter from John Kershman to Wilder Penfield, July 6, 1944. [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 October 17, 2019 from http://digital.library.mcgill.ca/penfieldfonds/fullrecord.php?ID=10432
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:
Kershman, John, 1908-1951.
Notes:
This letter is written on Montreal Neurological Institute stationary.

Call Number:
A/N 9-4/1