SCHARLIEB, Mary. 21375



Typed Letter Signed, to Mrs. Joscalyne, hoping that their dinner “is the beginning of a lifelong friendship”. 1 page 4 x 7 inches, fine 149 Harley Street, 30 June 1908. Dame Mary Ann Dacomb Scharlieb DBE, née Bird (1845-1930 ), pioneer physician, author of A Woman’s Words to Women (1905) and other works. She practised in India and England and worked to improve medical care for women in India by helping to set up a hospital and train women doctors.