James W. Ward Papers
Collection Number 85

Summary Information

James W. Ward
Repository
EBL Manuscripts Collection
Creator
Ward, James W., (James Wilson), 1909-1993
Title
James W. Ward Papers
Date [inclusive]
1929 - 1973
Extent
3.0 Cubic feet
Abstract
Personal papers of Vanderbilt alumnus, professor, anatomist and neurologist James W. Ward (1909-1993). Materials include: correspondence; biographical material, lecture material; manuscripts and notes; catalogs; subject files on equipment; lab material; and photographs.

Preferred Citation

James W. Ward Papers. Eskind Biomedical Library Special Collections, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN.

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Historical or Biographical Note

James W. Ward (1909-1993) was a researcher, author, and professor. He received both his Ph.D. (1935) and M.D. (1940) from Vanderbilt. He held many positions during his career at Vanderbilt including going from Assistant Professor to Professor of Anatomy (1940-1974); Acting Head of the Department of Anatomy (1960-1963); and Professor of Neurology (1970-1974). He was also President of the Southern Society of Electroencephalography from 1955-1956. He was a member of the following: American Academy of Neurology, American Association of Anatomists, American Association for the Advancement of Science, Tennessee Academy of Science (President, 1963-1966), and the Southern Society of Anatomists (President, 1965-1966).

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Collection Scope and Content Summary

Personal papers of Vanderbilt alumnus, professor, anatomist and neurologist James W. Ward (1909-1993). Materials include: correspondence; biographical material, lecture material; manuscripts and notes; catalogs; subject files on equipment; lab material; and photographs.

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Administrative Information

Notes about Access to this Collection

All collections are subject to applicable VUMC privacy and confidentiality policies. Collection specific restrictions: No Restrictions.

Reproduction Rights

Copyright is retained by Eskind Biomedical Library Special Collections.

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Subject Headings

Personal Name(s)

  • Ward, James W., (James Wilson), 1909-1993

Medical Subject Headings (MeSH)

  • MeSH Anatomy--history
  • MeSH Electroencephalography--history

Other Keywords - Digital Library Subjects

  • Anatomy
  • Neurology
  • Vanderbilt Alumni

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Collection Inventory

Series 01: Personal  

Box Folder

Academic Records

1 1

Boat Records

1 2

Licenses, Certificates, etc....

1 3

Legal and Financial Records - Misc.

1 4

Income Records

1 5

Financial Records - JC Bradford and Co.

1 6

House Records

1 7

Wilson Co. Tax Receipts

1 8

Insurance/Social Security Records

1 9

Photos

1 10

Miscellaneous

1 11

Violin Catalogues, Corresponedence

2 7

Class Photos

2 43

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Series 02: Correspondence  

Box Folder

Personal

1 12

Reprint Requests

1 13

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Series 03: Manuscript and Notes  

Box Folder

EEG, 3-20-51

1 14

Pressure Waves

1 15

Concussion

1 16

Bulbocapnine

1 17

Cytoarchitecture, 1935

1 18

Written by Larry Kolb

1 19

Fetal EKG

1 20

Suppression in Cats, 1950

1 21

Negative Pressure, 6/8/46

1 22

Orbital Cortex

1 23

Manuscript by Harwood and Cress

1 24

Acceleration by Shaking

1 33

Wliiam Chambers

1 34

Frog Muscle, 1940

1 35

Corpus Callosum

1 36

Tonic Neck Reflexes

1 37

Bulbocapnine

1 38

Ovulation

1 39

Argentophilgranules

1 40

Chick Embyo Lesions

1 41

Chick Embryo Degiel Type II Cells

1 42

Pyramidal Tract Section Cortical Stimulation

1 43

Tripan Blue Experiments

1 44

Rabitt EEG Studies

1 45

Spreading Depression

1 46

EEG Electrodes

1 47

Rapid Embedding

1 48

Caudate Cauterization

1 49

Caudate Nucleus

1 50

Experimental Procedures

2 40

Miscellaneous

2 42

Miscellaneous

2 44

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Series 04: Grant Proposals  

Box Folder

David Rosenberg

1 25

William Darby

1 26

Experimental Pathways and Mechanisms

1 27

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Series 05: Miscellaneous  

Box Folder

MD-PHD Programs

1 28

Control Room Standard Procedures

2 41

Various documents - Gross Ananatomy outline, bids for addition to VU Hospital.

Scope and Contents note

Various documents - Gross Anatomy outline, bids for addition to VU Hospital.

2 46

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Series 06: Organizations  

Box Folder

Sigma Xi

1 29

Society for Experiemental Biology and Medicine

1 30

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Series 07: Reprints  

Box Folder

Reprints

1 31

Properties of Vogus, Nuerofibers, etc..

1 32

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Series 08: Equipment  

Box Folder

Computer Brochures

1 51

Photometer

1 52

Catalogues - Electronics

1 53

Catalogues - Photographic

1 54

Electron Microscope

1 55

Schmidt Telescope

2 1

EEG

2 2

Soundproofing

2 3

Notes - Electrical Lab Equipment

2 4

Miscellaneous

2 5

Catalogues - Miscellaneous

2 6

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Series 09: Scientific Illustrations  

Box Folder

Cytoarchitecture

2 8

Cat Cortex

2 9

Miscellaneous

2 10

Miscellaneous

2 11

Orbital Cortex

2 12

Cat Brain Atlas

2 13

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Series 10: Lab Data  

Box Folder

Cytoarchitecture - Cerebral Cortex

2 14

Amydeloid NN, Olfactory Mechanisms

2 15

Cystals and Photos, 1943-44

2 16

Rollin Experiments

2 17

Pressure Calculations, Dr. Underwood

2 18

Monkey Certical Stimulation, 1937-38

2 19

Monkey Certical Stimulation, 1939-40

2 20

Concussion

2 21

Danile Rollin

2 22

Cauterization

2 23

Peripheal Nerve Lesions

2 24

Low Amplitude Studies - Bruce Webster

2 25

B-5 (Low Amp) Study

2 26

Experimental Pathways

2 27

Placing Reactions

2 28

Placing Reactions

2 29

G. Clark - PM Monkeys

2 30

July 1964

2 31

10-3-62

2 32

11-6-63

2 33

Cat #101

2 34

Cat #103

2 35

Cat #105

2 36

Caudate Lesion Series , 1962

2 37

Caudate Stimulation ( Unidentified Notes)

2 38

Animal Inventory

2 39

Graph

2 45

Monkey 10-12-60

2 47

Monkey 4-6-61

2 48

Monkey 4-7-61

2 49

Monkey11-29-61

2 50

Monkey 9-21-63

2 51

Monkey 9-24-63

2 52

Monkey 10-18-63

2 53

Monkey 10-28-63

2 54

Monkey 11-19-63

2 55

Monkey 1-29-64

2 56

Monkey 2-10-64

2 57

Monkey 7-15-64

2 58

Monkey 11-21-64

2 59

Monkey 3-13-65

2 60

Monkey 5-13-65

2 61

Cat 4-1-54

3 1

Cat 6-22-62

3 10

Cat 8-1-62

3 11

Cat 8-10-62

3 12

Cat 4-1-54

3 13

Cat 12-7-62a

3 14

Cat 12-7-62b

3 15

Cat 12-10-62

3 16

Cat 12-11-62

3 17

Cat 12-20-62

3 18

Cat 12-21-62

3 19

Cat 6-4-57

3 2

Cat 12-27-62

3 20

Cat 1-15-63a

3 21

Cat 1-15-63b

3 22

Cat 1-16-63a

3 23

Cat 1-16-63b

3 24

Cat 2-14-63

3 25

Cat 6-22-63a

3 26

Cat 6-22-63b

3 27

Cat 7-9-63

3 28

Cat 7-10-63a

3 29

Cat 6-6-57

3 3

Cat 7-10-63b

3 30

Cat 7-11-63a

3 31

Cat 7-11-63b

3 32

Cat 7-12-63a

3 33

Cat 7-12-63b

3 34

Cat 7-22-63a

3 35

Cat 7-22-63b

3 36

Cat 7-28-63a

3 37

Cat 7-28-63b

3 38

Cat 9-12-63

3 39

Cat 6-7-57

3 4

Cat 9-13-63

3 40

Cat 6-30-64

3 41

Cat 7-13-64

3 42

Cat 7-25-64

3 43

Cat 7-31-64

3 44

Cat 8-6-64

3 45

Cat 8-11-64

3 46

Cat 9-9-64

3 47

Cat 1-26-65

3 48

Cat 2-4-65

3 49

Cat 7-15-57

3 5

Cat 2-8-65

3 50

Cat 4-5-65

3 51

Cat 6-7-65

3 52

Cat 6-9-65

3 53

Cat 7-19-65

3 54

Cat 3-17-66

3 55

Cat 5-20-66

3 56

Cat 5-25-66

3 57

Cat 5-27-66

3 58

Cat 6-6-66

3 59

7-19-57

3 6

Cat 6-10-66

3 60

Cat 12-12-66

3 61

Cat 9-21-63

3 62

Cat 9-26-63

3 63

Cat 10-5-63

3 64

Cat 10-16-63a

3 65

Cat 10-16-63b

3 66

Cat 11-6-63a

3 67

Cat 11-6-63b

3 68

Cat 11-6-63c

3 69

Cat 7-18-58

3 7

Cat 10-19-60

3 8

Cat 7-21-61

3 9

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