Hermann Collection | Cunningham Memorial Library Special Collections

Collection Overview

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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 2: Authors "Aa-Az"Add to your cart.
Item 1: Inquiries Concerning the Intellectual Powers and the Investigation of Truth., c1833Add to your cart.
New York: Collins & Brother
Creator: Abercrombie, John
Item 2: Inquiries Concerning the Intellectual Powers, and the Investigation of Truth, 1832Add to your cart.
New York: J. & J. Harper
Creator: Abercrombie, John
Item 3: Inquiries Concerning the Intellectual Powers, and the Investigation of Truth, 1835Add to your cart.
Boston: John Allen & Co.; Philadelphia:  Alexander Tower
Creator: Abercrombie, John
Item 4: The Philosophy of the Moral Feelings, 1848Add to your cart.
Boston: Otis, Broaders, and Company
Creator: Abercrombie, John
Item 5: Memory Mechanisms:  A Tribute to G. V. Goddard, 1991Add to your cart.
Hillsdale, New Jersey: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates
Creator: Abraham, Wickliffe, C.; Corballis, Michael; White, K. Geoffrey
Item 6: Psychology: Science or Superstition?, 1931Add to your cart.
New York: Covici Friede
Creator: Adams, Grace
Item 7: Human Memory, c1967Add to your cart.
New York: McGraw-Hill Book Company
Creator: Adams, Jack A.
Item 8: Learning and Memory:  An Introduction, 1976Add to your cart.
Homewood, Illinois: The Dorsey Press
Creator: Adams, Jack A.
Item 9: The Herbartian Psychology Applied to Education Being a Series of Essays Applying the Psychology of Johann Friederich Herbart, 1897Add to your cart.
London: Isbister and Company Limited
Creator: Adams, John
Item 10: Understanding Human Nature, 1927Add to your cart.
Garden City, New York: Garden City Publishing Company, Inc.
Creator: Adler, Alfred
Item 11: Understanding Human Nature, 1946Add to your cart.
New York: Greenberg
Creator: Adler, Alfred
Item 12: Methods of Mind-Training: Concentrated Attention and Memory, 1896Add to your cart.
New York: Harper & Brothers
Creator: Aiken, Catherine
Item 13: Issues in Cognitive Modeling, 1987Add to your cart.
London and Hillsdale, New Jersey: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates
Creator: Aitkenhead, A. M.; Slack, J. M.
Item 14: Theories of Perception and the Concept of Structure: A Review and Critical Analysis with an Introduction to a Dynamic-Structural Theory of Behavior, c1955Add to your cart.
New York: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.; London: Chapman & Hall, Limited
Creator: Allport, Floyd H.
Item 15: Social Psychology, 1924Add to your cart.
Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company
Creator: Allport, Floyd Henry
Item 16: Personality: A Psychological Interpretation, 1937Add to your cart.
New York: Henry Holt and Company
Creator: Allport, Gordon W.
Item 17: The Psychology of Rumor, c1947Add to your cart.
New York: Henry Holt and Company
Creator: Allport, Gordon W.; Postman, Leo
Item 18: Philosophical Psychology: A Text for Undergraduates, 1941Add to your cart.
New York: Fordham University Press
Creator: Anable, Raymond J.
Item 19: Cognitive Psychology and Its Implications, 1985Add to your cart.
New York: W. H. Freeman
Creator: Anderson, John R.
Item 20: Cognitive Psychology and Its Implications, c1980Add to your cart.
San Francisco: W. H. Freeman and Company
Creator: Anderson, John R.
Item 21: Language, Memory, and Thought, 1976Add to your cart.
Hillsdale, New Jersey: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates
Creator: Anderson, John R.
Item 22: Human Associative Memory, 1973Add to your cart.
Washington D.C.: V. H. Winston & Sons: ; New York [et al.]: John Wiley & Sons
Creator: Anderson, John R. ; Bower, Gordon H.
Item 23: Human Associative Memory: A Brief Edition, 1980Add to your cart.
Hillsdale, New Jersey: Lawrence Earlbaum Associates
Creator: Anderson, John R.; Bower, Gordon H.
Item 24: Methods of Psychology, 1948Add to your cart.
New York: John Wiley and Sons, Inc.; London: Chapman and Hall, Ltd.
Creator: Andrews, T. G.
Item 25: Psychology: An Introductory Study of the Structure and Function of Human Consciousness, 1905Add to your cart.
London: Archibald Constable
Creator: Angell, James Rowland
Item 26: Psychology: An Introductory Study of the Structure and Function of Human Consciousness, 1906Add to your cart.
New York: Henry Holt and Company
Creator: Angell, James Rowland
Item 27: Psychology: an Introductory Study of the Structure and Function of Human Consciousness, 1908Add to your cart.
New York: Henry Holt and Company
Creator: Angell, James Rowland
Item 28: The Growth of Word Meaning, 1970Add to your cart.
Cambridge, Massachusetts: The M.I.T. Press
Creator: Anglin, Jeremy M.
Item 29: Make the Most of Your Memory, c1984Add to your cart.
S.l.: National Extension College
Creator: Ansell, Gwen
Item 30: The Acharnians and two other Plays of Aristophanes, n.d.Add to your cart.
London: J. M. Dent & Co.; New York: E. P. Dutton & Co.
Creator: Aristophanes
Item 31: A pocket guide to study tips, c1997Add to your cart.
New York: Barron's Educational Series, Inc.
Creator: Armstrong, W.H., M.W. Lampe and G Ehrenhaft
Item 32: Human Memory and Cognition, c1989Add to your cart.
New York: Harper Collins
Creator: Ashcraft, Mark A.
Item 33: Cognition, 2002Add to your cart.
Upper Saddle River, New Jersey: Prentice Hall
Creator: Ashcraft, Mark H.
Item 34: Human Memory and Cognition, c1994Add to your cart.
New York: Harper Collins College Publishers
Creator: Ashcraft, Mark H.
Item 35: Human Memory and the Learning Process: Selected Papers of Richard C. Atkinson, n.d.Add to your cart.
S.l.: s.n.
Creator: Atkinson, Richard C.
Item 36: Memory: How to Develop, Train and Use it, 1912Add to your cart.
Holyoke, Mass.: The Elizabeth Towne Co.
Creator: Atkinson, William Walker
Item 37: Directing Mental Energy . . . With Diagrams and One Plate, 1927Add to your cart.
London: University of London Press, Ltd,
Creator: Aveling, Francis

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