Hermann Collection | Cunningham Memorial Library Special Collections

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Subjects: art, Cartoons and Comics, Phrenology, Psychology

Forms of Material: Video tapes

Scope and Contents of the Materials

The Herrmann Collection focuses on the history of knowledge in the field of psychology on human memory.  In addition to books, there are also compact disc programs, tapes, and similar items, several of which authored by the collection's namesake.  There are additional artifacts in the form of found art, handcrafted and fabricated elephant statuary from around the world as well as bottles of so-called memory-enhancing elixirs.  The colleciton also includes a large selection of cartoons about memory.  Finally, the collection boasts two phrenology models as examples of the early "science" of memory.

Collection Historical Note

Douglas Herrmann, Professor Emeritus of Psychology and former Chairman of the Psychology Department, began this collection while in graduate school at the University of Delaware from 1968-1972. Inspired by Dr. Halsey MacPhee, who had a collection on the history of pscyhology, Herrmann continued collecting and adding to the collection from a variety of sources until finally donating the collection to Indiana State University in 2001.

Subject/Index Terms

art
Cartoons and Comics
Phrenology
Psychology


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Series 1: Title EntriesAdd to your cart.
Item 1: Alzheimer's Disease and Related Disorders Family Care Guide, 1988Add to your cart.
Barnstable, MA: Alzheimer's Disease and Related Disorders Association (ADRDA) of Cape Cod and the Islands; Cambridge, MA: Alzheimer's Disease and Related Disorders Association (ADRDA) of Eastern Massachusetts; Northampton, MA: Alzheimer's Disease and Related Disorders Association (ADRDA) of Western Massachusetts
Item 2: Alzheimer's Disease: Report of the Secretary's Task Force on Alzheimer's Disease, 1984Add to your cart.
Washington, D.C.: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Item 3: An Essay on the Nature and Conduct of the Passions and Affections. With Illustrations on the Moral Sense, 1756Add to your cart.
London: Printed for W. Innys and J. Richardson, S. Birt, [et al.]
Item 4: Fourth Report of the Advisory Panel on Alzheimer's Disease, 1992Add to your cart.
Washing D.C.: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Public health Serves National Institutes of Health National Institute of Mental Health
Item 5: Lectures and Addresses Delivered Before the Departments of Psychology and Pedagogy in Celebration of the Twentieth Anniversary of the Opening of Clark University September, 1909, 1910Add to your cart.
Worcester, Mass.: Clark University
Item 6: Memory in everyday life, c1993Add to your cart.
Amsterdam, London, New York, Tokyo: North-Holland
Item 7: Memory, Concentration and Habit, n.d.Add to your cart.
London: Odhams Press Limited
Item 8: The Pelman System of Mind & Memory Training, [1919]]Add to your cart.
London: The Pelman Institute for the Scientific Development of Mind and Memory
Item 9: Pierce's Memorandum and Account Book Designed for Farmers, Mechanics and All People Who Appreciate the Value of Keeping a Memorandum of Business Transactions, Daily Events, and Items of Interest or Importance, for Future Reference, c1888Add to your cart.
Buffalo, N.Y. and London: World's Dispensary Medical Association
Item 10: Pierce's Memorandum and Account Book Designed for Farmers, Mechanics and All People Who Appreciate the Value of Keeping a Memorandum of Business Transactions, Daily Events, and Items of Interest or Importance, for Future Reference, c1891Add to your cart.
Buffalo, N.Y. and London: World's Dispensary Medical Association
Item 11: Practical Aspects of Memory: current research and issues, c1988Add to your cart.
Chichester, New York, Brisbane, Toronto, Singapore: John Wiley and Sons
Item 12: Prospective Memory: theory and applications, c1996Add to your cart.
Mahwah, New Jersey: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates
Item 13: Third Report of the Advisory Panel on Alzheimer's Disease, 1991Add to your cart.
Washing D.C.: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

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