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Physiology

 Subject
Subject Source: UK Archival Thesaurus

Found in 22 Collections and/or Records:

 Series

Anatomy and physiology etc, 1874 - 1990-07-20

Reference Code: GBR/1928/NRI/SCC2/269
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Fonds:

This series contains files on each topic set out in Joseph Needham's grand plan for 'Science and Civilisation in China'.

Dates: 1874 - 1990-07-20
 Item

Appeal for a new School of Physiology, issued by the Cambridge University Association, 1912-02

Reference Code: GBR/3377/EPLab/1/6
Scope and Contents

The document mentions that the Worshipful Company of Drapers are funding the building and equipping of the Physiology School, whereas the Department of Experimental Psychology is being funded by private donors. An itemisation of expenses is given at the end of the document.

Dates: 1912-02
 Fonds

Archives of the Department of Physiology, 1891 - 1931

Reference Code: GBR/0265/UA/PHYS
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Management Group:

The category - Teaching, learning and research records - comprises records relating to curriculum delivery and examination, further research and the award of degrees; also such adjuncts to study as laboratories, the Botanic Garden and University Library.

Dates: 1891 - 1931
Conditions Governing Access: From the Management Group: The University Archives are generally freely available to the holder of a reader's ticket for the Department of Archives and Modern Manuscripts, Cambridge University Library, West Road, Cambridge CB3 9DR. Restrictions on access are imposed on certain categories of sensitive record: financial, governmental and personal, by order of the originating body or under data protection legislation. Access information, including opening hours and how to obtain a reader's ticket, appears as part of the Library's web site (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
 Fonds

Francis Roughton: Papers

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Roughton
Scope and Contents

The collection is comprised of a large number of biographical and personal materials, materials related to Roughton's work in the Department of Colloid Science at Cambridge (with much of the material related to Roughton's retirement), a small amount of material documenting Roughton's publications, and a few pieces of Roughton's scientific correspondence. The principal deposit of Roughton papers is housed at the American Philosophical Society Library, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.

Dates: 1905-1973
Conditions Governing Access: Some items are restricted at the discretion of the Keeper of Manuscripts.
 Item

'List of Demonstrations', 19140609

Reference Code: GBR/3377/EPLab/1/13
Scope and Contents

This booklet was issued to coincide with the official opening of the new Physiology building and as part of the celebration of these new facilities.

Dates: 19140609
 Item

'Presentation of the School of Physiology by the Worshipful Company of Drapers and its Opening by H.R.H. Prince Arthur of Connaught', 19140609

Reference Code: GBR/3377/EPLab/1/12
Scope and Contents

This booklet contains a short history of experimental science in Cambridge going back to 1702, and includes plates illustrating the new buildings and floor plans of the room lay-outs.

Dates: 19140609
 Item

Psychology, Only one page carries a specific reference as to date of writing: the verso of p. 92, which is dated 12 November 1900. We assume that the rest of the notebook was made in and around that year.

Reference Code: GBR/3377/JWard/2/8
Dates: Only one page carries a specific reference as to date of writing: the verso of p. 92, which is dated 12 November 1900. We assume that the rest of the notebook was made in and around that year.
 Item

Recommendations of 'the Board' with regard to the setting and holding of examinations in Psychological Medicine

Reference Code: GBR/3377/EPLab/2/2
Scope and Contents

There are 12 points in ths list. The last one states that 'the first examination under these regulations be not held earlier than June 1913'.

 Fonds

Sir George Pickering: Lecture notes and tour diary

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.8164-8165
Scope and Contents

Undergraduate lecture notes on physiology and biochemistry and a diary of a tour of North America.

Dates: 1923-1926
Conditions Governing Access: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
 Fonds

The Papers of Professor A.V. Hill

Reference Code: GBR/0014/AVHL
Scope and Contents The first batch of papers of Professor A V Hill were deposited by him in September 1966 in two sections entitled "First World War Papers" and "Second World War' Papers". These titles were chosen since the papers clearly relate to A V Hill's work on anti-aircraft defence although the periods covered in both sections are wider than the durations of the first and second world wars. Several further accessions including memoirs and pamphlets were added to the original...
Dates: 1873 - 1977
Conditions Governing Access: The collection is mostly open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.
 Fonds

The Papers of Richard Keynes

Reference Code: GBR/0014/KEYN
Scope and Contents

The papers include: correspondence from the 1960s to the 2000s, with some papers relating to the Anti-Submarine Experimental Establishment (1942) and naval radar research (1944-45); volumes of notes on experiments from 1947 to 1979; research papers and data files from the late 1970s to 1990s.

Dates: 1942 - 2010
Conditions Governing Access: The collection is mainly open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge, apart from the most recent correspondence.
 File

Thomas Frewen: Medical Treatise

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.6857
Scope and Contents

'Encheiridion: technicum ad memoriam acuendam in re medica', written not earlier than November 1761, 98 folios. The MS is probably a first draft of Physiologia: or the doctrine of nature, where substantial portions of the present treatise are repeated without alteration. The author's bookplate is inside the front cover and his printed stamp is impressed on page 1.

Dates: 1761-1780 (Circa)
Conditions Governing Access: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
 Item

Unpublished sequel to 'Common Principles in Psychology and Physiology': chapters 3-11, 1933

Reference Code: GBR/3377/JTMacC/3/1
Scope and Contents

Contents are as follows: Chapter 3: 'The Combinations of Spinal Reflexes' Chapter 4: 'The Conditions of Reflex Spread', Chapter 5: 'Fatigue', Chapter 6: 'Postural Reflexes', Chapter 7: 'Righting Reflexes and Progressive Movement', Chapter 8: 'The Regulation of Breathing', Chapter 9: 'Projicient Patterns', Chapter 10: 'Cerebellar Functions', Chapter 11: 'Thalamic Sensibility'.

Dates: 1933

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