Drs. Nicholas and Dorothy Cummings Center for the History of Psychology
The Drs. Nicholas and Dorothy Cummings Center for the History of Psychology, located at The University of Akron in Akron, Ohio, is a unique institution that cares for, provides access to, and interprets the historical record of psychology and related human sciences.

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Books

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From Coca-Cola to Chewing Gum: The Applied Psychology of Harry Hollingworth, Harry Hollingworth, Ludy T. Benjamin Jr., and Lizette Royer Barton

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From Séance to Science: A History of the Profession of Psychology in America, David Baker and Ludy T. Benjamin Jr.

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Nineteenth Century America Asylums: A History in Postcards, Alma Wynelle Deese and Cathy Faye

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Roots in the Great Plains: The Applied Psychology of Harry Hollingworth, Harry Hollingworth, Ludy T. Benjamin Jr., and Lizette Royer Baron

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Thick Description and Fine Texture: Studies in the History of Psychology, David Baker

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Walter Miles and His 1920 Grand Tour of European Physiology and Psychology Laboratories, Walter Miles, C. James Goodwin, and Lizette Royer

Exhibits

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I. Q. Zoo: An Online Exhibit, Cummings Center for the History of Psychology

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Phineas Gage Information Page, Cummings Center for the History of Psychology

Films

5 Minute History Lesson, Episode 1: James V. McConnell, Cummings Center for the History of Psychology

5 Minute History Lesson, Episode 2: Ruth Howard, Cummings Center for the History of Psychology

5 Minute History Lesson, Episode 3: Robbers Cave, Cummings Center for the History of Psychology

5 Minute History Lesson, Episode 4: Edmund Delabarre, Cummings Center for the History of Psychology

5 Minute History Lesson, Episode 5: A Love Story of Academic Proportions – The Leta and Harry Hollingworth Story, Cummings Center for the History of Psychology

Lectures

2013 Benjamin Lecture: Dr. Henry "Roddy" Roediger, Cummings Center for the History of Psychology

2014 Benjamin Lecture: Dr. Andrew Winston, Cummings Center for the History of Psychology

2015 Benjamin Lecture: Dr. Elizabeth Loftus, Cummings Center for the History of Psychology

2016 Benjamin Lecture: Dr. Scott Lilienfeld, Cummings Center for the History of Psychology

Museum and Archives Student Works

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From Caterpillar to Butterfly: A Student's Practicum Experience at Stan Hywet Hall and Gardens, Ellen Mitchell

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Interning the Dream, Elizabeth Persinger

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Perkins Stone Mansion Internship, Morgan Revels

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Preserving Your Family's Stories: A Capstone Project for ASCPL Special Collections, Amy Freels

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Wire Recording Project, Jon Endres

Social Media

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Cummings Center Blog, Cummings Center for the History of Psychology

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Cummings Center on Facebook, Cummings Center for the History of Psychology

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Cummings Center on Twitter, Cummings Center for the History of Psychology

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Cummings Center on YouTube, Cummings Center for the History of Psychology

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Psychology in the Archives: What Will We Find in the Boxes?, Furman University Psychology Students