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In addition to the core collection, the following are available:

  • Banting's scrapbooks - page images of three scrapbooks, compiled by FG Banting, documenting his career and personal life. Selected items in the scrapbooks have also been individually described and included in the core collection. These items are listed on each scrapbook page.
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Photograph of J. B. Collip in his office at McGill University ca. 1930
Photograph of J. B. Collip playing billiards ca. 1941
Photograph of J. B. Collip in uniform ca. 1942
Photograph of J. B. Collip in academic procession 1/07/1946
Photograph of J. B. Collip with Sir Henry Dale 1947
Photograph of J. B. Collip receiving the Banting Medal 11/06/1960
Photograph of J. B. Collip sitting at his desk ca. 1963
Photograph of Mrs. Collip with Dr. Edward Hall and Premier John P. Robarts 22/10/1965
Photograph of J. B. Collip and Ray Vivian Ralph 1915
Delayed manifestation of the physiological effects of insulin following the administration of certain pancreatic extracts
The occurrence of ketone bodies in the urine of normal rabbits in a condition of hypoglycemia following the administration of insulin [and two other papers]
Hormones in relation to human behavior
The demonstration of a hormone in plant tissues to be known as glucokinin
Effect of plant extracts on blood sugar (by cable)
Glucokinin.  A demonstration of a hypoglycaemia-producing principle in the crystalline style of the clam
Glucokinin: a report of work in progress
The history of the discovery of insulin
Glucokinin [third paper]
Glucokinin a new hormone present in plant tissue.  Preliminary paper
Glucokinin.  Second paper
Some recent advances in endocrinology