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Letter Autograph Pierre Janet while giving 15 Lectures at Harvard from 15 October and the end of...
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Letter Autograph Pierre Janet while giving 15 Lectures at Harvard from 15 October and the end of November 1906: On Hotel stationary

by Pierre Janet

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No binding, single sheet, edge tatters with loss at letterhead of hotel, folds, creases and missing corners, text not effected, 6 by 9+ inches. Good- condition but definitely rare. Script is miniscule and difficult to read. On Copley Square Hotel stationary. #204-84, Images of Pierre Janet for reference only. They do not come with the letter. Photograph shows Janet's signature which matches the letter.Janet (1859-1947), French physician, psychiatrist, and philosopher was a student of Charcot. He was influential in creating a connection between academic psychology and the clinical treatment of mental illnesses. He stressed psychological factors in hypnosis and contributed to the modern concept of mental and emotional disorders involving anxiety, phobias, and other abnormal behaviors. He introduced the words "dissociation" and "subconscious" into psychological terminology and attributed hysteria and hypnotic susceptibility to inherited dispositions toward imbalances in psychic energy and psychic… Read more
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John Brewster, Honorable: 1847 Last Will and Testament a Copy
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John Brewster, Honorable: 1847 Last Will and Testament a Copy

by John Brewster, Honorable

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4 pages of hand written will as a copy. creasing and staining with toning and some separation but largely not affecting the text. HON. JOHN BREWSTER, now living in retirement at the old Brewster homestead in Ledyard, Conn., was born in the adjoining town of Preston, May 13, 1816, son of John and Mary (Morgan) Brewster. He is descended from the distinguished Pilgrim leader, William Brewster, "the excellent Elder of Plymouth," whose son Jonathan was the first Town Clerk of New London. Jabez Brewster, the father of John, Sr., was a native New London County farmer. He had four sons and one daughter. The latter was the wife of Jeremiah S. Halsey (deceased). John Brewster, Sr., born in Preston, December 15, 1782, died November 12, 1848, at nearly sixty-six years of age. He had been to the polls only a few days before and voted for President and Vice-President of the United States. In 1820 he bought and settled on this farm, then the Captain Israel Morgan farm. His marriage with Mary Morgan was solemnized… Read more
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