Register of the Thomas Nathaniel Burbridge Papers, 1959-1972

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History --History, California --General Biological and Medical Sciences --Pharmacology and Pharmacy

Register of the Thomas Nathaniel Burbridge Papers, 1959-1972

Collection number: MSS 1959-72

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:
1984
Encoded by:
Xiuzhi Zhou
© 1997 The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Thomas Nathaniel Burbridge Papers,
Date (inclusive): 1959-1972
Collection number: MSS 1959-72
Creator: Burbridge, Thomas Nathaniel, 1921-1972
Extent: Number of containers: 4 cartons
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], Thomas Nathaniel Burbridge Papers, MSS 1959-72, Archives & Special Collections, UCSF Library & CKM

Abstract

Received May 9, 1979, from Mrs. Thomas Burbridge.
Collection includes correspondence, lecture notes and materials, grant proposals, research notes, data and manuscripts, photographs.

Biography

Thomas N. Burbridge was born in New Orleans, LA, July 12, 1921. He received his A.B. from Talladega College in 1941, and his MD from UCSF in 1948. In 1956 Dr. Burbridge received his PhD, also from UCSF.
From 1942 through 1945 he served in the U.S. Navy, and from 1952 to 1955 Dr.Burbridge served in the U.S. Public Health Service, as a visiting lecturer in Indonesia. On his return to this country Dr. Burbridge became assist. professor of pharmacology and experimental therapeutics at UCSF, becoming assoc. professor in 1970.
Dr. Burbridge was a member of the American Society of Pharmacology, the Society for Experimental Biology and Medicine, and the American Therapeutic Society. His primary research interests were comparative pharmacology, alcohol metabolism, psychopharmacology and drug metabolism.
He was a member of the Board of the NAACP, and in 1967 was honored for his outstanding contributions to bringing justice and equality to San Francisco. In 1973 the UCSF campus named for him an award given annually to a UCSF staff member, faculty member or student, for outstanding community service. Dr. Burbridge was married to the former Yvonne Mason, and they have five children.

Container List

 

Series I. Teaching Materials

Carton Ctn. 1 , Folder 1.

Student interviews/evaluations

Access Information

[RESTRICTED]
Folder 2.

FDA (7-27)

Folder 3.

Course outline (?)

Folder 4.

Lecture materials

Folder 5.

Lecture notes

Folder 6.

Teaching

Folder 7.

Notes (on cards)

Folder 8.

Grant proposal

Folder 9.

Laboratory manual of embryology

 

Series II. Research Files

Carton Ctn. 1 , Folder 10.

Supply catalogs

Folder 11.

Chromatography strips (1)

Folder 12.

Chromatography strips(2)

Folder 13.

Chromatography strips Cannabis (1)

Folder 14.

Chromatography strips Cannabis (2)

Folder 15.

Chromatography strips Cannabis (3)

Folder 16.

Correspondence, manuscripts cannabis sativa

Folder 17.

Marijuana & abc penetrability

Folder 18.

Marijuana & abc penetrability

 

Series III. Subject Files

Carton Ctn. 1 , Folder 19.

Agents affecting the liver

Folder 2 0.

Narcotic prescribing

Folder 21.

Narcotics

Folder 22.

Promazine (1961) EKGs

Folder 23.

Methozypromazine (1963) EKGs

Folder 24.

Promethazine

Carton Ctn. 2 , Folder 25.

Ethylbromide

Folder 26.

Progress report (1959-60),Alcoholic metabolism project

Folder 27.

Catecholamine

Folder 28.

Hallucinogens - LSD

Folder 29.

Zincuria

Folder 30.

Lipide & fatty acids

Folder 31.

CPZ (1961)

Folder 32.

Taracton (1963)

Folder 33.

Vesprin (1963)

Folder 34.

Prolixin

Folder 35.

Imipramine

Folder 36.

Metabolism of ethyl alcohol

Folder 37.

Some aspects of the metabolism of alcohol in vitro

Folder 38.

Amino acid requirements of histoplasma capsulation

Folder 38a.

Rat brain figures

Folder 38b.

Maleate acid

Folder 39.

Brain catalase and alcohol oxidation

Folder 40.

Brain catalase and alcohol oxidation

Folder 41.

Human cerebral cortex ethanol uptake

Folder 42.

Methods [?]

Carton Ctn. 3 , Folder 43.

Illustrations

Folder 44.

Negatives (charts and graphs)

Folder 45.

Slides (2 boxes)

Folder 46.

Laboratory notebooks (10 notebooks)

Carton Ctn. 4 , Folder 47.

Laboratory notebooks (17 notebooks)