File: "Personal letters- historical interest"

Scope and Content

File of letters deemed by Platt to be of historical significance. The file includes correspondence with Merle d'Aubigne, especially about the relationship between orthopaedic and general surgery (1980-1982), correspondence with Frank Stinchfield about the death of Dunphy and the possibility of publishing Platt's memoir on Sir Robert Jones (1981-1982), correspondence with Martin Allgower about the Societe Internationale de Chirurgie (1980), and correspondence with Knud Jansen, Francis D. Moore and Myer Makin about Platt's memoirs of Robert Jones (1981).