Letter to Dr. J. G. Fitzgerald 5/07/1923
King, William Lyon Mackenzie, 1874-1950
July 5 1923
1 leaf ; 25 x 20 cm.
Typescript letter written on Prime Minister's Office, Canada letterhead and signed by W. L. Mackenzie King. Letter explaining the reason only F. G. Banting received recognition for the discovery of insulin from the Dominion Government. Earlier, C. H. Best wrote to Banting complaining that he was not recognized as a co-discoverer of insulin.
University of Toronto Archives A1982-0001 Box 13, Folder 1
Title based on content of letter.
Banting, Frederick Grant, Sir, 1891-1941Best, Charles Herbert, 1899-Collip, J. B. (James Bertram), 1892-1965Insulin - Controversy