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History of Science, Technology, & Medicine

History of Medicine

Sample Collections in the Bancroft Library

Marian Cleeves Diamond Papers

The Marian Cleeves Diamond papers document her career as a professor of anatomy at the University of California, Berkeley. Included are copies of her lectures, manuscripts, correspondence, and research materials. 

BANC MSS 2004/229 c


Hardin Jones Papers

Hardin Jones was a professor of medical physics and physiology and assistant director of Donner Laboratory, University of California, Berkeley. Collection consists of letters written to Jones and copies of letters by him; manuscripts of speeches and papers; minutes of meetings of various University and Laboratory committees; reprints of papers written by him and in collaboration with colleagues; research notes; articles about Jones, etc., documenting his career at the University and his research in drug abuse, radiation, gas exchange, cardiovascular disease, etc.

BANC MSS 79/112


Karl F. Meyer Papers

Karl Friedrich Meyer was a Professor of Bacteriology and Experimental Pathology. He became Director of the G.W. Hooper Foundation for Medical Research in 1924, and developed it into a center for study in world public health and epidemiology. His papers consist of correspondence; research and lecture notes; laboratory notebooks; files related to professional meetings and seminars; manuscripts of writings; correspondence with publishers. Also includes personal memorabilia and correspondence with family and friends.

BANC MSS 76/42 cz