Jump to Content

Collection Guide
Collection Title:
Collection Number:
Get Items:
Ranson-Windle-Krieg-Arey Neuroscience Reprints Collection
View entire collection guide What's This?
Search this collection
Collection Details
Table of contents What's This?
  • Conditions Governing Access
  • UCLA Catalog Record ID
  • Scope and Contents

  • Contributing Institution: UCLA Library Special Collections
    Title: Ranson-Windle-Krieg-Arey neuroscience reprints collection
    Creator: Ranson, Stephen Walter, 1880-1942
    Identifier/Call Number: Biomed.0144
    Physical Description: 39.2 Linear Feet (98 boxes)
    Date (inclusive): 1849-1980
    Language of Material: English .

    Conditions Governing Access

    Open for research. All requests to access special collections materials must be made in advance using the request button located on this page.

    UCLA Catalog Record ID

    UCLA Catalog Record ID: 4435286 

    Scope and Contents

    Collection consists of approximately 8000 reprints and offprints amassed as a working collection, chiefly 1908-1956, by Stephen Walter Ranson and his colleagues and successors at the Northwestern University Dept. of Anatomy and Cell Biology and the Institute of Neurology: William F. Windle, Wendell J.S. Krieg and Leslie B. Adey. They represent significant contributions to all aspects of the antecedent fields of neuroscience, including neurophysiology, neuroanatomy, neuroendocrinology, and neurology. Authors include: Cornelius Ariëns Kappers, George H. Bishop, Frédéric Bremer, Henry H. Donaldson, J.G. Dusser de Barenne, Ralph W. Gerard, Charles Judson Herrick, Olaf Larsell, Horace W. Magoun, Giuseppe Moruzzi, Wilder Penfield, A.T. Rasmussen, and Charles S. Sherrington. Also includes Masters theses (12 of 26) and Ph. D. dissertations (12 of 19) of Ranson's students.