Walt Whitman and Phrenology 

Picture of Whitman (care of Whitman Archive) & Picture of Phrenological Head (from Fowler and Wells' Pamphlet "Synopsis of Phrenology and Physiology")


This site was compiled as part of a class assignment for "World of Whitman" directed by Professor Kenneth Price at the College of William and Mary.
Any views and opinions expressed in this page are strictly those of the author.  The contents of this page have not been reviewed by or approved by the College of William and Mary.
E-mail me for any questions, comments, or concerns: raglas@mail.wm.edu.