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Contains 118 Collections and/or Records:

Ralph Metzner collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSP 56
Abstract This collection contains articles and publications collected by Ralph Metzner that explore different aspects of the progression of psychoactive substance research, including scientific research, politics, and religion.
Dates: 1958 - 2008; Majority of material found within 1960 - 1990

Ayahuasca and Analogue Pharmacology, 1976 - 2005

 File — Box: 1
Identifier: MSP 56, File 1
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The Ralph Metzner collection of articles documents the progression of psychoactive substance research, legality issues, and the religious or spiritual aspects of its use. These articles were not solely written by Ralph Metzner, but they instead represent the type of work that influenced Metzner during his career. These article files do not contain the personal papers of Ralph Metzner. Instead, they provide insight into the diverse sources that Metzner sampled while conducting his research....
Dates: 1976 - 2005; Majority of material found within 1990 - 1999

Andritzky, Walter. "Sociopsychotherapeutic Functions of Ayahuasca Healing in Amazonia." Journal of Psychoactive Drugs 21, no. 1, January–March 1980

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 1
Identifier: MSP 56, File 1, Item 1
Scope and Contents Photocopy. This article is available electronically in the database PsychINFO.
Dates: January–March 1980

Callaway, James C. "Ayahuasca, Now and Then." Eleusis no. 1, May 1995

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 1
Identifier: MSP 56, File 1, Item 4

Callaway, J.C., D.J. McKenna, C.S. Grob, et al. "Pharmacokinetics of Hoasca Alkaloids in Healthy Humans." Journal of Ethnopharmacology 65, 1999

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 1
Identifier: MSP 56, File 1, Item 7
Scope and Contents Reprint. This article is available electronically in the database ScienceDirect.
Dates: 1999

Callaway, James C., Mauno M. Airaksinen, Dennis J. McKenna, et al. "Platelet Serotonin Uptake Sites Increased in Drinkers of Ayahuasca." Psychopharmacology 116, 1994

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 1
Identifier: MSP 56, File 1, Item 9
Scope and Contents Reprint. This article is available electronically in the database PsychINFO.
Dates: 1994

"Chapter 5: Shamanism and Ayllu Regulation." Sacha Runa, undated

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 1
Identifier: MSP 56, File 1, Item 10
Scope and Contents Chapter out of a larger work; book citation information missing. Photocopy. Extensive highlighting throughout chapter; brief marginalia, including inscription.
Dates: undated

Creedon, Jeremiah. "Ayahuasca." UTNE Reader, September–October 2001

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 1
Identifier: MSP 56, File 1, Item 11
Scope and Contents Reprint.
Dates: September–October 2001

Luna, Luis Eduardo. "The Ayahuasca Visions of Pablo Amaringo." Shaman’s Drum, Summer 1990

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 1
Identifier: MSP 56, File 1, Item 15
Scope and Contents Reprint. Pages are out of order.
Dates: Summer 1990

Novaes da Mota, Clarice, and Jose Flávio Pessoa de Barros. "Jurema: Black Indigenous Drama and Representations." Ethnobiology: Implications and Applications, Proceedings of the First International Congress of Ethnobiology, organized by Darrell A. Posey and William Leslie Overal, 171-180. Belém, Brazil, 1990

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 1
Identifier: MSP 56, File 1, Item 18
Scope and Contents Photocopy. Notes made in margins of pg. 171. Packet also includes miscellaneous shorter articles on Mount Buffalo and plants in the Legume family (Mimosa subfamily). There are extensive, hand-written notes in the margins of several of these pages. The last page includes a table with three columns: “Species,” “Part of plant extracted (1 kg),” and “Yield DMT”.
Dates: 1990

Schultes, Richard Evans. "The beta-Carboline Hallucinogens of South America." Journal of Psychoactive Drugs 14, no. 3, July–September 1982

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 1
Identifier: MSP 56, File 1, Item 19
Scope and Contents Photocopy. Brief underlining pg. 214-215, check marks in references section.
Dates: July–September 1982

Schultes, Richard Evans. "Indole Alkaloids In Plant Hallucinogens." Journal of Psychedelic Drugs 8, no. 1, January–March 1976

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 1
Identifier: MSP 56, File 1, Item 20
Scope and Contents Photocopy. Underlining throughout document, brief marginalia on pg. 12.
Dates: January–March 1976

White, Timothy. "It’s Time to End the War Against Entheogens." Shaman’s Drum no. 64, 2003

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 1
Identifier: MSP 56, File 1, Item 22
Scope and Contents Photocopy. Brief marks and underlines throughout article.
Dates: 2003

Ayahuasca Churches, 1988 - 2007

 File — Box: 1
Identifier: MSP 56, File 2
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The Ralph Metzner collection of articles documents the progression of psychoactive substance research, legality issues, and the religious or spiritual aspects of its use. These articles were not solely written by Ralph Metzner, but they instead represent the type of work that influenced Metzner during his career. These article files do not contain the personal papers of Ralph Metzner. Instead, they provide insight into the diverse sources that Metzner sampled while conducting his research....
Dates: 1988 - 2007; Majority of material found within 1994 - 1996