Register of the Albert Cornelius Crawford Papers


MSS 24


Lane Medical Archives

Stanford University Medical Center



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Stanford University Medical Center

Stanford, California 94305

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Table of Contents for Crawford (Albert C.) Papers



  Descriptive Summary


  Biographical Note


  Container List (partial)



Descriptive Summary


Title:  Albert Cornelius Crawford

Accession Number:  MSS 24

Linear feet occupied:  0.75

Extent:  2 document cases

Provenance:  Reprints and correspondence transferred from Lane Library
1993 Mar. 28 at request of Prof Avram Goldstein. Pituitary notebooks donated
to Lane Library by Emelie and Floyd de Eds.



Biographical Note


Albert Cornelius Crawford

Pharmacologist and medical educator



1893                                        M.D., College of Physicians and Surgeons, Baltimore


1887-90, 1891-94, 1903         Student at Johns Hopkins University


1894-1900                               Assistant in Pharmacology, Johns Hopkins Medical School


1904-1908                               Pharmacologist, Bureau of Plant Industry, U.S. Dept. of Agriculture


1908-1910                               Physiologist, Bureau of Animal Industry, U.S. Dept. of Agriculture


1910-1921                               Professor of Pharmacology, Stanford University Medical School




Container List (partial)


Crawford (Albert C.) 1869-1921

Albert Cornelius Crawford papers, 1913-1914


Note:   numbers after the decimal point refer to folder numbers, for example:

2.5 refers to box 2, folder 5.


Box no.           Contents

2.5                   Reprints and correspondence with H.H. Dale, including:

                        An experimental and clinical study of Ergot /
                        John C. Hammeter. Medical News, 1891 Jan. 31 and Feb. 76

                        The Constitution of ergothioneine: a betaine related to histidine /
                        George Barger and Arthur James Lewis.
                        The Wellcome Physiological Research Laboratories

                        On some physiological actions of ergot /
                        H.H. Dale, The Wellcome Physiological Research Laboratory

                        The Alkaloids of ergot /
                        George Barger and Francis Howard Carr

                        The Actions of pressor amines produced by putrefaction /
                        H.H. Dale and E.W. Dixon

                        The Presence in ergot and physiological activity of
                        b-imidazolylethylamine (preliminary communication) /
                        G. Barger and H.H. Dale

                        The Physiological action of indolethylamine /
                        P.P. Laidlaw

                        The Cock's-comb test for the activity of ergot preparations /
                        Albert C. Crawford, James P. Crawford

                        On the action of ergotoxine, with special reference to the existence
                        of sympathetic vasodilators /
                        H.H. Dale

                        The Effect of varying tonicity on the anaphylactic and other
                        reactions of plain muscle /
                        H.H. Dale


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August 10, 2000