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 6: Authors "Ea-Ez"Add to your cart.
Item 1: Grundz, 1902Add to your cart.
Leipzig: Verlag von Veit & Comp.
Creator: Ebbinghaus, Hermann
Item 2: Memory: A Contribution to Experimental Psychology, c1964Add to your cart.
New York: Dover Publications, Inc.
Creator: Ebbinghaus, Hermann
Item 3: The Remember Present: A Biological Theory of Consciousness, c1989Add to your cart.
New York: Basic Books, Inc.
Creator: Edelman, Gerald M.
Item 4: Theories of Memory, 1924Add to your cart.
Oxford: At the Clarendon Press
Creator: Edgell, Beatrice
Item 5: Memory and Its cultivation, 1902Add to your cart.
London: Kegan Paul, Trench, Tr
Creator: Edridge-Green, F. W.
Item 6: How We Learn, c1975Add to your cart.
New York: Time-Life Books
Creator: Edson, Lee
Item 7: The Psychology of Adult Development and Aging, c1971Add to your cart.
Washington, D. C.: American Psychological Association
Creator: Eisdorfer, Carl; Lawton, M. Powell
Item 8: Human Cognitive Neuropsychology, c1988Add to your cart.
Hove and London and Hillsdale: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates
Creator: Ellis, Andrew W.; Young, Andrew W.
Item 9: Fundamentals of Human Learning and Cognition, c1972Add to your cart.
Dubuque, Iowa: Wm. C. Brown Company
Creator: Ellis, Henry C.
Item 10: The Transfer of Learning, c1965Add to your cart.
New York: The Macmillan Company; London:  Collier-Macmillan Limited
Creator: Ellis, Henry C.
Item 11: Psychology of Learning and Memory, c1979Add to your cart.
Monterey, California: Brooks/Cole Publishing Company
Creator: Ellis, Henry C.; Bennett, Thomas L.; Daniel, Terry C.; Rickert, Edward J.
Item 12: Fundamentals of Cognitive Psychology, c1993Add to your cart.
Madison, Wisconsin [et al.]: Brown & Benchmark
Creator: Ellis, Henry C.; Hunt, R. Reed
Item 13: Fundamentals of Human Memory and Cognition, c1983Add to your cart.
Dubuque, Iowa: Wm. C. Brown Company
Creator: Ellis, Henry C.; Hunt, R. Reed
Item 14: Fundamentals of Human Memory and Cognition, c1989Add to your cart.
Dubuque, Iowa: Wm. C. Brown Publishers
Creator: Ellis, Henry C.; Hunt, R. Reed
Item 15: A Source Book of Gestalt Psychology, 1938Add to your cart.
New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company; London: Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner & Co., Ltd.
Creator: Ellis, Willis D.
Item 16: Context is Everything: The Nature of Memory, c1999Add to your cart.
New York: W. H. Freeman and Company
Creator: Engel, Susan
Item 17: Human Memory: A Multimodal Approach, c1994Add to your cart.
Seattle: Hogrefe & Huber
Creator: Engelkamp, Johannes; Zimmer, Hubert D.
Item 18: A Student's Dictionary of Psychological Terms, 1928Add to your cart.
Yellow Springs, Ohio: The Antioch Press
Creator: English, Horace B.
Item 19: A History of Psychology, 1964Add to your cart.
Philadelphia: W. B. Saunders Company
Creator: Esper, Erwin A.
Item 20: Learning Theory and Mental Development, 1970Add to your cart.
New York: Academic Press
Creator: Estes, William K.
Item 21: Modern Learning Theory:  A Critical Analysis of Five Examples, c1954Add to your cart.
New York: Appleton-Century-Crofts, Inc.
Creator: Estes, William K; Koch, Sigmund; MacCorquodale, Kenneth; Meehl, Paul E.; Mueller, Conrad G., Jr.; Schoenfeld, William N.; Verplanck, William S.
Item 22: Thinking and Reasoning:  Psychological Approaches, 1983Add to your cart.
London: Routledge & Kegan Paul
Creator: Evans, Jonathan St B. T.
Item 23: How To Memorize, 1910Add to your cart.
Chicago: The Bible Institute Colportage Association
Creator: Evans, William
Item 24: Human Memory:  Theory, Research and Individual Differences, c1977Add to your cart.
Oxford: Pergamon Press
Creator: Eysenck, Michael W.

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