Military Hospital at Dover, postcard (back).
Date:
1914-04-06
Description:
The back of a postcard, the front of which shows the Military Hospital at Dover. The back contains a message from Wilder Penfield to Wilburt Cornell Davison. The note thanks Davison for everything that he had done to assist Penfield following his being injured as a passenger on the torpedoed S.S. Sussex, and details the results of Penfield's X-ray at Dover Hospital. The postcard is dated April 6, 1916.
Physical Description:
text.manuscript.black and white 8.8 x 13.7 cm
Language:
English

is Part Of:
Wilder Penfield Digital Collection

Wilder Penfield Fonds P142 -- Sussex Series
Publisher:
Osler Library of the History of Medicine, McGill University
Citation:
Military Hospital at Dover, postcard (back). [Online image]. Wilder Penfield Digital Collection Wilder Penfield Fonds P142 -- Sussex Series . Osler Library of the History of Medicine, McGill University . Retrieved May 20, 2019 from http://digital.library.mcgill.ca/penfieldfonds/fullrecord.php?ID=9465
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:
H.B's F & L, publisher.
Notes:
Transcription reads: "April 6, 1914, Thanks for all you've done. Will you send back my letter? I want Johnnie Motts address. X ray report follows. "L. N(?) - Fissure-fracture of inner half of head of tibea through joint. Very little displacement. Anterior tubercle of tibea almost completely separated." The leg is progressing fast just lying on pillows. I'll be on crutches pretty soon. Yours, Pen."

"W.C. Davison Esq, Radcliffe Infirmary, Oxford."

Call Number:
Sussex Box 181