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James van Arsdale phrenological character of W. K. Scholz

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James van Arsdale is described as a Professor of Phrenology and Hygiene. No more information could be found about him, or any information about W. K. Scholz.

This small collection consists of a document describing the personality and character traits of W. K. Scholz based on a phrenological examination by James van Arsdale in 1860. The character reading is printed, with handwritten notes in the margins and other markings.

This collection was discovered during a survey in the summer and fall of 2015. It was processed in the summer of 2018.

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Publisher
Historical Medical Library of The College of Physicians of Philadelphia
Finding Aid Author
Chrissie Perella
Finding Aid Date
26 June 2018

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