Register of the Hamilton Holland Anderson Papers, 1926?-1934?

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Register of the Hamilton Holland Anderson Papers, 1926?-1934?

Collection number: MSS 34-5

UCSF Library & CKM



Archives and Special Collections

University of California, San Francisco

Contact Information:

  • UCSF Library & CKM
  • Archives and Special Collections
  • 530 Parnassus Ave.
  • San Francisco, CA 94143-0840
  • Phone: (415) 476-8112
  • Fax: (415) 476-4653
  • Email: http://www.library.ucsf.edu/collections/archives/contact
  • URL: http://www.library.ucsf.edu/collections/archives
Processed by:
Special Collections staff
Date Completed:
October 1989
© 2000 The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Hamilton Holland Anderson Papers,
Date (inclusive): 1926?-1934?
Collection number: MSS 34-5
Creator: Anderson, Hamilton Holland, 1902-1988
Extent: 1 box (12 folders)
Repository: University of California, San Francisco. Library. Archives and Special Collections.
San Francisco, California 94143-0840
Shelf location: For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the Library's online catalog.
Language: English.

Administrative Information

Access

Collection is open for research.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Hamilton Holland Anderson Papers, MSS 34-5, Archives & Special Collections, UCSF Library & CKM

Biography

Dr Anderson, a graduate of the School of Medicine, Class of 1930, was born in Sacramento October 20, 1902. He also received his AB from the University, as well as an MS. He held appointments as assistant in pharmacology in the medical school, instructor 1931-34, and assistant clinical professor, 1934-37. From 1940-43 Dr. Anderson was professor of pharmacology at Peiping Union Medical College, and he held the same title at UCSF from 1944, as well as chair of that department, until he stepped down in 1955. He served as Dean of the Medical Faculty at the American University of Beirut 1950-51, and was a member of various field expeditions to Panama (1931), Brazil (1934), Costa Rica (1947), Colombia(1954), and South Africa (1957).
His research interests and expertise included chemotherapy of parasitic disease, analgetics and hypnotics, chemotherapy of tuberculosis, industrial toxicology and chemotherapy of amebiasis. He served as consultant to the US Dept. of Agriculture, the National Research Council and the US Public Health Service, 1944-50, 1957. Dr. Anderson was a fellow of the AMA, and a member of the Society of Experimental Biology, Society of Tropical Medicine (president 1950), Academy of Tropical Medicine, Society for Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics; New York Academy of Science.

Scope and Content

Includes manuscripts (typescripts, mimeographs) of published and unpublished papers, lecture notes.

Container List

 

Series I. Effects of Drugs on Basal Metabolism

Box Box 1, Folder 1

Contents

Folder 2

Notes and tables from two journal articles: "Effect of morphine sulphate," Proc. Soc. Exp. Biol. Med. 27 (1929) and "Effects of barbituric acid hypnotics on basal metabolism," J. Pharm. Exp. Therap. 40 (1930)

Folder 3

"Effect of codeine phosphate by mouth on oxygen consumption in normal humans", Proc. Soc. Exp. Biol. Med. 27(1930).

 

Series II. Trypanosomiasis

Box Box 1, Folder 4

"South American Trypanosomiasis," typescript; "Infeccao experimental do homen pelo Trypanozoma cruzi," by Evandro Chagas;" Infection experimentale de l'homme par le Trypanosoma cruzi," by Evandro Chagas [reprint: Extrait Comp. rend. seanc. soc. biol.]

Folder 5

Health in tropical Central America [s.d.]

 

Series III. Poisoning

Box Box 1, Folder 6

"Quantitative studies of the excretion of arsenic in human urine..." by Mei-Yu Chen

Folder 7

"Symptoms and treatment of acute poisoning,"

 

Series IV. Miscellaneous

Box Box 1, Folder 8

"Treatment of diabetes insipidus," by HH Anderson and Alfred C. Reed

Folder 9

Malaria [s.d.]

Folder 10

"Spinal anesthesia with special reference to its use in surgery of the head, neck, and thorax," by Harry Koster

Folder 11

Various medical and dental forms used in Brazil (Portugese)

Folder 12

Lecture notes of Prof. G. W. Clark's course in pharmacology, Fall, 1926