• Created Date
  • 1910
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  • Springfield College
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  • This is a photograph of Granville Stanley Hall who was an American psychologist and educator born in Ashfield, Mass. in 1844. He was educated at Williston Academy in Easthampton, Mass. He earned a B.A. in 1867 and an M.A.in 1870 from Williams College. He also attended Union Theological Seminary in New York and was friends with Henry Ward Beecher. From 1868 until 1871 he studied experimental psychology in Germany. He returned to the United Stat... more
    This is a photograph of Granville Stanley Hall who was an American psychologist and educator born in Ashfield, Mass. in 1844. He was educated at Williston Academy in Easthampton, Mass. He earned a B.A. in 1867 and an M.A.in 1870 from Williams College. He also attended Union Theological Seminary in New York and was friends with Henry Ward Beecher. From 1868 until 1871 he studied experimental psychology in Germany. He returned to the United States and taught in boys' schools, later serving as professor at Antioch College and Harvard. He earned a PhD in physiology at Harvard in 1881 and then taught at Johns Hopkins University. In 1887 he founded the American Journal of Psychology and was one of the founders of the American Psychological Association. He served as the first president of Clark University in Worcester, Mass. in 1888 until his retirement in 1920. He died in Worcester, Mass in 1924. G. Stanley Hall was invited to the groundbreaking of the Marsh Memorial of the International YMCA College, now Springfield College in 1912. A digitized lantern slide of him at this event is available: http://cdm16122.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15370coll2/id/1425. A handwritten caption in the back of the photograph reads "Int Training School 1934". Another one reads "Hall E. less
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