Letter from Edward Archibald to Wilder Penfield, August 9, 1928.
Date:
1928-08-09
Description:
This is a typewritten letter from Edward Archibald to Wilder Penfield. In the letter Archibald encourages Penfield to make purchases to furnish his library and his laboratory at McGill University. He has enclosed a cheque for five hundred dollars from Mrs. Reford. Archibald informs him that any deficit in budget can be made up with forwarded credit from the University. He then discusses the progress that William Vernon Cone has made in London and the issue of housing for Penfield upon his arrival in Montreal. This letter is dated August 9, 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 Edward Archibald to Wilder Penfield, August 9, 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 February 5, 2023 from http://digital.library.mcgill.ca/penfieldfonds/fullrecord.php?ID=9953
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:
Archibald, Edward W. (Edward William), 1872-1945.
Notes:
This letter is written on McGill University, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Surgery stationary.

A handwritten post script reads: "P.S. Have commuted the cheque with a Bank draft".

Valediction reads: "EA/DS".

Handwritten caption reads: "Acknowledged $500 Aug 29 + enclosed letter to Dr. Lewis Reford c [with] thanks telling him I'd ordered oil at about $78 + binocular with two pair oculars at a little less."

Call Number:
A/M 11-1/3