- Bell, John, 1796-1872
- Call number
- MssCol 7195
- Physical description
- 0.1 linear feet (1 folder)
- Preferred Citation
- John Bell, M.D. letter, Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library
- Manuscripts and Archives Division
- Access to materials
- Advance notice required. Request access to this collection.
With regard to the recent founding of a Phrenological Society in Philadelphia and the growing field of phrenology: "The study of phrenology as yet in its infancy here, has as elsewhere to encounter the opposition of the indolent, the ignorant and the prejudiced ..."
Using the collection
LocationManuscripts and Archives Division
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