The Second International Exhibition of Eugenics

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Title

The Second International Exhibition of Eugenics

Subject

International Congress of Eugenics (2nd : 1921)
Eugenics
Title pages
Frontispieces (illustrations)

Description

Harry Hamilton Laughlin was chairman of the Committee on Exhibits associated with the Second International Congress and organized this display at the American Museum of Natural History in the fall of 1921. A gift of $2,500 from Mrs. E. H. Harriman made the exhibit possible. There were 131 exhibitors from 22 states and 16 foreign countries, mounting displays on subjects of heredity, race, and applied eugenics.

Abstract

Title page and frontispiece of The Second International Exhibition of Eugenics. Frontispiece shows the exhibition hall.

Creator

International Congress of Eugenics (2nd : 1921)

Publisher

Williams & Wilkins Company

Date Created

1923

Rights

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Access Rights

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Is Part Of

Boston Medical Library Rare Books Collection (2.Am.205)

Format

text

Extent

1 title page and 1 frontispiece

Language

English

Type

text

Identifier

0002114

Provenance

Purchased for the Boston Medical Library, 1927

Files

0002114_dref.jpg

Citation

International Congress of Eugenics (2nd : 1921) , “The Second International Exhibition of Eugenics,” OnView, accessed February 22, 2024, https://collections.countway.harvard.edu/onview/items/show/6228.

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