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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2012) 42 (2): 83–113.
Published: 01 April 2012
... that collections played in the transformation of biology. To build an understanding of “collections-based research,” this paper focuses on the career of Alden Holmes Miller, who led the Museum of Vertebrate Zoology at the University of California, Berkeley through significant institutional, disciplinary...
Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2009) 39 (3): 300–355.
Published: 01 August 2009
...Vassiliki Betty Smocovitis This paper explores the research and administrative efforts of Ernest Brown Babcock, head of the Division of Genetics in the College of Agriculture at the University of California, Berkeley, the first academic unit so named in the United States. It explores the rationale...