The Johann Eduard Erdmann Manuscript Collection

Collection Summary

Creator: Erdmann, Johann Eduard, 1805-1892
Dates: 1839-1840
Extent: 1 box (0.3 linear feet)
Language(s): German
Repository: Princeton Theological Seminary Libraries. Special Collections.


1805 June 13 Born, Wolmar, Livonia (now Valmiera, Latvia)
1829-1832 Minister of Religion, Wolmar
1836-1839 Professor-extraordinary, Philosophy, University of Halle
1839-1892 Professor, Philosophy, University of Halle
1892 June 12 Died


Scope and Content

This collection consists of two manuscripts by Johann Eduard Erdmann. The manuscripts are bound together, and include a note recorded by Philip Schaff in Halle, Germany (circa 1939).



Erdmann, Johann Eduard, 1805-1892--Manuscripts.

Schaff, Philip, 1819-1893.

Enzyklopadie der Philosophie.

De studio acaemica.

Princeton Theological Seminary. Library. Manuscript collections.


Administrative Information

Processing Information

This collection was processed, and the original finding aid was written in the spring of 1993, by Douglas Denné under the direction of William O. Harris, Archivist. The finding aid was edited by Sarah Seraphin and Daved Anthony Schmidt in May of 2009.


There are no special restrictions to the access of this collection. It may be examined by library patrons under the normal rules and conditions of Special Collections.

Use of Materials

The following is the acceptable citation for publication: The Johann Eduard Erdmann Manuscript Collection. Special Collections, Princeton Theological Seminary Library.



Box 1
- Enzyklopadie der Philosophie. Bound with: De Studio Academia (Halle, 1839 - 1840?). Manuscript note recorded by Philip Schaff (Halle). 1839-1840


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