Letter from Wilder Penfield to Edward Archibald, January 30, 1928.
Date:
1928-01-30
Description:
This is a typewritten letter from Wilder Penfield to Edward Archibald. In the letter Dr. Penfield discusses the details that pertain to his formal acceptance of the position of neurosurgeon at the Royal Victoria Hospital and in McGill’s medical faculty. These details include room allocations and available laboratory and clinic equipment. He also explains that he had applied for a travelling fellowship for a research trip in Germany beginning in March 1928. He writes that, if his application was successful, he would not be able to start his position in Montreal until October 1, 1928. Furthermore, he states that [Dr. William Vernon] Cone was still considering whether he would also move to Montreal and work as Chief of the Laboratory of Neuropathology. This letter is dated January 30, 1928.
Physical Description:
text.typescript.black and white 27.5 x 21.3 cm
Language:
English

is Part Of:
Wilder Penfield Digital Collection

Wilder Penfield Fonds P142 -- Series A (Administration) -- Sub-Series A/M (Administration, McGill)
Publisher:
Osler Library of the History of Medicine, McGill University
Citation:
Letter from Wilder Penfield to Edward Archibald, January 30, 1928. [Online image]. Wilder Penfield Digital Collection Wilder Penfield Fonds P142 -- Series A (Administration) -- Sub-Series A/M (Administration, McGill) . Osler Library of the History of Medicine, McGill University . Retrieved April 19, 2024 from http://digital.library.mcgill.ca/penfieldfonds/fullrecord.php?ID=9935
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, 1891-1976.
Notes:
Valediction reads: "WGP/EG."

Call Number:
A/M 11-1/1