Scope and Content
Title: Mary Agnes Burniston Brazier Papers.
Date (inclusive): 1941-1995, bulk 1988-1995
Collection number: 42A
Creator: Brazier (Mary Agnes
(1.5 linear feet)
University of California, Los Angeles. Library.
Louise M. Darling Biomedical Library History and Special Collections
for the Sciences
Los Angeles, California 90095-1490
Abstract: This carton of documents augments the previously
donated papers of Mary A. B. Brazier (UCLA Biomedical Library, Manuscript
Collection number 42), who was internationally respected as a neurophysiologist,
historian, author, and editor. It contains correspondence of her retirement
years with former colleagues and lasting friends, and adds some biographical
details of her youth and formative years to the information in the main
collection. There are numerous photographs of persons and places tied to her
professional travel. The collection also contains documentation of financial
grants from the National Institutes of Health awarded or continued during the
period covered. [Note: Box 1 of this collection, #42A, comprises and is labeled
as Box 28 of collection #42.]
Physical location: History and Special Collections for the
Sciences, Louise M. Darling Biomedical Library, University of California, Los
Language of Material: Collection materials in English
Collection is open for research.
"Manuscript Collection no. 42A" Box 1 comprises and is labeled as Box 28 of
Property rights in the physical objects belong to the UCLA Biomedical
Library. Literary rights, including copyright, are retained by the creators and
their heirs. It is the responsibility of the researcher to determine who holds
the copyright and pursue the copyright owner or his or her heir for permission
to publish if the Biomedical Library does not hold the copyright.
[Identification of item], Mary Agnes Burniston Brazier Papers. Supplement.,
42A, Louise M. Darling Biomedical Library History and Special Collections for
the Sciences , University of California, Los Angeles.
The materials were donated by Dr. Brazier's heirs in 2010.
Scope and Content
The bulk of the materials consists of correspondence from Dr. Brazier's
retirement years, and photographs of her and her scientific colleagues and
friends. There are also short autobiographical reminiscences.
The collection is organized into the following series:
- Series 1. Neurophysiology and Neurophysiologists., 1947-1995. 52
- Series 2. Professional and Personal Materials, 1941-1995. 21
UCLA BIOMEDICAL LIBRARY HISTORY AND SPECIAL COLLECTIONS FOR THE SCIENCES.
Manuscript Collection #42: Mary Agnes Burniston Brazier Papers.
The following terms have been used to index the description of this
collection in the library's online public access catalog.
Brazier, Mary Agnes