Letter from Wilder Penfield to Paul F. Myers, March 5, 1928.
Date:
1928-03-05
Description:
A typewritten letter from Dr. Wilder Penfield to Mr. Paul Myers, his friend and attorney. Dr. Penfield’s letter begins by referring to a letter written by Mr. Myers and the business surrounding the payment of Dr. Penfield's "claim,” which is likely an indemnity from the German government for the torpedoing of the S.S. Sussex. Dr. Penfield sends his sympathies that Barbara, Myers' daughter, had contracted scarlet fever. The letter ends with Dr. Penfield apologizing about and explaining his re-scheduling of plans to travel to Washington and Baltimore. The letter is dated March 5, 1928.
Physical Description:
text.typescript.black and white 27.8 x 21.5 cm
Language:
English

is Part Of:
Wilder Penfield Digital Collection

Wilder Penfield Fonds P142 -- Series C (Correspondence) -- Sub-Series C/D (Correspondence, domestic)
Publisher:
Osler Library of the History of Medicine, McGill University
Citation:
Letter from Wilder Penfield to Paul F. Myers, March 5, 1928. [Online image]. Wilder Penfield Digital Collection Wilder Penfield Fonds P142 -- Series C (Correspondence) -- Sub-Series C/D (Correspondence, domestic) . Osler Library of the History of Medicine, McGill University . Retrieved August 16, 2022 from http://digital.library.mcgill.ca/penfieldfonds/fullrecord.php?ID=9471
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:
Penfields' "claim" is believed to be a sum of money that Penfield was to receieve as part of an indemnity from the German government for the torpedoing of the S.S. Sussex.

Paul Myers is believed to have been a colleague of Wilder Penfields while the two men were students together at Princeton University.

Handwritten at top of page: "CD/D1 [I?] - 28M".

Call Number:
D-C/D 21-9 (M