ID# 1212:
H. Laughlin letter to Senator Ernst, about Ernst's failure to respond to Senator survey
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The Harry H. Laughlin Papers, Truman State University, papers, D-4-2

Image 1212 Eugenics Research Association Organized 1913 Fourteenth Annual Meeting, Cold Spring Harbor, Saturday, June 26, 1926 EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE President Until June 1926 Arthur H. Estabrook Secretary-Treasurer Until June 1926 Harry H. Laughlin Until June 1926 Stewart Paton Mrs. Wortham James Charles W. Burr Until June 1927 Irving Fisher Clark Wissler Frederick L. Hoffman Until June 1928 Madison Grant Charles B. Davenport Frank L. Babbott Cold Spring Harbor, Long Island, N.Y. June 17, 1927 Senator Richard P. Ernst, United States Senate, Washington, D.C. Dear Sir: During last spring we made a survey of racial descent of members of the United States Senate. We have now finished this survey and have practically all the information. We have, however, failed to receive any return either from you or from your secretary. I trust that you will be interested enough in this to supply the data called for on the bottom of this letter and to return the sheet to my address. This would be greatly appreciated. Very sincerely, [signed]H. H. Laughlin. HHL:JW [chart] &&Father's Father&Father's Mother&Mother's Mother&Mother's Father Nativity or Race, (regardless of where born)&[handwritten]German (Pennsylvania Dutch - so called)&German (Pennsylvania Dutch, so called)&English (Westmoreland County, Va)&English (Westmoreland County, Va) Kindly return this sheet to the writer. [end]
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