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Phrenology

 Subject
Subject Source: Medical Subject Headings

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Nahum Capen papers

Collection Identifier: B MS c23
Overview: The Nahum Capen papers, 1783-1885 (inclusive), 1826-1885 (bulk), consist chiefly of letters addressed to Capen and to the firm of Marsh, Capen, and Lyon, requesting information on or discussing phrenology; concerning establishment and meetings of phrenological societies in Boston and elsewhere; and other professional matters. Also includes social invitations, letters of transmittal and recommendation, documents from phrenological societies, and Capen’s collection of autograph letters.

Papers of Hattie A. Harlow, 1876-1886

Collection Identifier: MC 951
Overview: Hand-sewn scrapbooks created by Hattie A. Harlow

Papers of Matilda Joslyn Gage, 1840-1974

Collection Identifier: MC 377; M-133
Overview: Correspondence, writings, photographs, etc., of suffragist Matilda (Joslyn) Gage.

T. M. Downes phrenological character readings, 1871-1872 (inclusive)

Collection — Box Small Collections 01Identifier: B MS c122
Content Description: Two manuscript character readings conducted by T. M. Downes, Esq: "The Phrenological Development of the Revd H. Pigott" and "The Phrenological Development of Mrs. H. Pigott."