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Henry Vining Ogden Fonds

Henry Vining Ogden Fonds

Physical Description

3,5 cm of textual records



Biographical Sketch / Administrative History

Henry Vining Ogden received his M.D., C.M. from McGill University in 1882. During his medical student years, Ogden lived with Dr. William Osler, Dr. Frank Buller, Edmund J.A. Rogers and George Cantlie at 1351, St. Catherine Street in Montreal. The friendship with Osler continued until his death.

Scope and Content

Fonds documents the Montreal years of H.V. Ogden and the ties he had with Sir William Osler. The fonds contains the correspondence of H.V. Ogden consisting of letters from May Francis and Marian Francis (Osborne), letters from George Cantlie, a letter from Dr. Robert Palmer Howard and a letter from Edmund J.A. Rogers.

Finding Aids

Custodial History

Old accession numbers 20, 75, 109 and 411.


The documents are in English.

Source of Supplied Title Proper

Based on the documents in the fonds

Retrieval Number




Ogden, Henry Vining, 1857-1931
Osler, Sir William - Friends or Relations