Erich Fromm Papers

Summary Information

Michigan State University Archives and Historical Collections
Erich Fromm papers
Date [inclusive]
0.1 Cubic feet , 2 folders

Preferred Citation

Researchers wishing to cite this collection should include the following information: "Item title, Collection title, Collection Identifier, Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections, East Lansing,Michigan".

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Biographical Note

Erich Fromm was born March 23, 1900 in Frankfurt, Germany, son of Naphtali and Rosa Krause Fromm. He was educated in Germany, completing his Ph.D. at Heidelberg University in 1922.

Prior to coming to Michigan State University in 1957, he lectured at Columbia University, Yale University, National University of New Mexico and served as chairman of the William Alanson White Institute of Psychiatry, Psychoanalysis and Psychology. He was a visiting professor at MSU from 1957–1961.

He died in March 18, 1980 in Muralto, Switzerland.

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Scope and Contents note

Papers consist of two folders contain information related to the Psychology 583 (Analytic Theory) seminar taught Fall 1957 and Spring 1958.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

Michigan State University Archives and Historical Collections June 2011

Conrad Hall
888 Wilson Road, Room 101
East Lansing , MI, 48824

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research.

Legal Status note

Copyright: Michigan State University Property Rights: Michigan State University

Conditions Governing Use

Permission to publish material from this collection must be obtained from University Archives & Historical Collections, Michigan State University.

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Controlled Access Headings

Personal Name(s)

  • Fromm, Erich, 1900-1980


  • Psychology -- Study and teaching

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Collection Inventory

Drawer Folder

Psychology 583 Seminar 1957-1958 

F.D. 1-2