George Combe Papers, [ca. 1822-1836]


Date: Circa 1822-1836 | Size: 3 microfilm_reel(s)


This microfilm contains letterbooks of correspondence from Combe to other phrenologists and theorists of the day.

Background note

George Combe was a phrenologist.

Collection Information

Physical description

3 microfilm reels. Reproduced by National Library of Scotland, 1975.


Presented by Terry Parssinen and accessioned, 12/22/1975 (1975 1146-1148mf).

Location of originals:

Originals in: National Library of Scotland, Edinburgh.

Early American History Note

This is a microfilm of an early American collection that may be of interest to researchers at the APS and may complement an original manuscript collection at the APS.

Indexing Terms

Corporate Name(s)

  • Phrenological Society


  • Microfilm Collection


  • Phrenology.