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Osler Society of Montreal Fonds

Osler Society of Montreal Fonds

Physical Description

80 cm of textual records and 3 tape recordings.



Biographical Sketch / Administrative History

The Osler Society of Montreal was founded in 1921 by four second year medical students to foster the ideal of a balanced liberal education in medicine. The first Annual Dinner was held in 1923, the beginning of a long tradition, featuring speeches by prominent medical experts.

Scope and Content

The fonds documents the Osler Society’s activities. The fonds contains lectures, dinner menus, list of speakers, newsletters, papers, posters and tape recordings.

Finding Aids

Complete inventory list available online. Last updated April 2013 for accruals.

Custodial History

Old accession numbers 301, 324, 367 and 469. Ongoing accruals are expected. Records of the Osler Society are transferred to the Osler Library Archives annually.


The documents are in English.

Source of Supplied Title Proper

Based on the documents in the fonds

Retrieval Number




Osler Society of Montreal
Osler, Sir William, 1849-1919