Skip to Main Content
It looks like you're using Internet Explorer 11 or older. This website works best with modern browsers such as the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Edge. If you continue with this browser, you may see unexpected results.

Update: Moffitt Library is closed for seismic work, but most other libraries are open. Learn more.

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