Letter from Bill Stewart to Wilder Penfield, August 16, 1940.
Date:
1940-08-16
Description:
Typewritten letter from Bill Stewart to Wilder Penfield. Stewart writes of a trip to Manchester where he and Arthur Childe spent time with Dr. Cone and Dr. Russel. He reports on the X-ray department's technology,and the loss of it's former doctor, Dr. Twining. Stewart writes news of Mr. Jefferson, and of going on rounds with Mr. Platt, where he saw "almost every description of war wound". He also writes of a visit to Holt Radium Institute where he observed their approaches to malignant brain tumor treatment. He ends the letter with some of his convictions in regards to the war.
Physical Description:
text.typescript.black and white 17.6 x 13.2 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 Bill Stewart to Wilder Penfield, August 16, 1940. [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 February 4, 2023 from http://digital.library.mcgill.ca/penfieldfonds/fullrecord.php?ID=10257
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:
Stewart, William (Bill), active 1940.
Call Number:
A/N 11-1