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Register of the Frederick A. Grazer Manuscript, 1887
MSS 02-3  
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  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Frederick A. Grazer Manuscript,
    Date (inclusive): 1887
    Collection number: MSS 02-3
    Creator: Grazer, Frederick A.
    Extent: 1 volume
    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], Frederick A. Grazer Manuscript, MSS 02-3, Archives & Special Collections, UCSF Library & CKM

    Biography

    Dr. Grazer was responsible for the College of Pharmacy herbarium. Dr. Petrie graduated from the College of Pharmacy in 1888; he then entered the School of Medicine, and received his M.D. in 1891. In 1892 Dr. Petrie was clinical assistant in the Ophthalmological and Otological clinics. In 1894, he was assistant to the Chair of Rhinology and Laryngology, Dr. Henry Wagner.

    Scope and Content

    Manuscript includes notes on the materia medica lectures of Professor Grazer in the California College of Pharmacy, taken by Frank Branson Petrie. These notes consist of descriptions of plants and medicinal properties found in different parts of the plant, including information on the geographic location of the plants, and the Latin term given to the plant.