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James, William

 File — Box: 8, Folder: 7
Identifier: ABER MS MISC

Scope and Contents

From the Collection:

The Abernethy manuscript miscellany collection is comprised of 19 boxes (18 regular and 1 oversize) organized alphabetically by author last name. This collection includes original manuscript and typescript letters and writings from American authors throughout the 19th and 21st centuries. Transcriptions of original manuscript letters are available for some items.


  • 1835 - 2000


Conditions Governing Access

Open for research without restrictions.

Biographical / Historical

William James (1842-1910) was an American philosopher and psychologist. James was on the son of theologian Henry James, Sr., and the brother of novelist Henry James and diarist Alice James. James is considered one of the founders of functional psychology and as well as for his association with the philosophical school of pragmatism.


1 Folder

Language of Materials


Repository Details

Part of the Middlebury College Special Collections & Archives Repository

Middlebury College
Davis Family Library
110 Storrs Avenue
Middlebury Vermont 05753 United States