Letter from Wilder Penfield to Sir Arthur Currie, Janurary 22, 1933.
Date:
1933-01-22
Description:
Typewritten letter from Wilder Penfield to Sir Arthur Currie reporting that after reducing the expected cost of equipment and the architect's cost, the cost of building the Montreal Neurological Institute (MNI)still exceeds the original estimate by $65,711.40. He identifies two reasons for this: A change in location from the original plan, and an "under estimate of the actual size" needed. Penfield volunteers that he would be willing to "contribute $10,000 from the Penfield Research Fund" to support the project.
Physical Description:
text.typescript.black and white 28.0 x 21.5 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 Wilder Penfield to Sir Arthur Currie, Janurary 22, 1933. [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 16, 2019 from http://digital.library.mcgill.ca/penfieldfonds/fullrecord.php?ID=9785
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 Graves, 1891-1976.
Notes:
Typed at bottom left of page after the valediction: "WGP/HL".

Call Number:
A/N 1-1/5