Poverty and Degeneracy
76 objects illustrate this topic:

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E.R. Evans (Child Placing Agency) letter to A. Estabrook, about the Nam lineage of an adopted child (1/31/1917) (#1451)
E.R. Evans letter to A. Estabrook, providing information about the Nam family child placed in foster care (2/14/1917), multiple pages (#1453)
Eugenics Education Society letter to Francis Galton, about efforts to lobby Parliament for segregation of defectives in the Poor Law (12/11/1909) (#2087)
Eugenics Education Society letter to Francis Galton, about efforts to lobby Parliament for segregation of defectives in the Poor Law (12/11/1909) (#2088)
"Family group from a long-settled valley where much consanguineous marriage has taken place" (#1009)
Field work for Mongrel Virginians in Amherst County, Virginia, Arthur Estabrook's scrapbook, multiple pages (#1257)
Field work for The Jukes in 1915, Arthur Estabrook photographs from Ulster County, New York, multiple pages (#1265)
Form for studying inheritance of pauperism and criminality (#100)
"Four generations in one almshouse at one time at Yaphank, New York" (#295)
G. Hall (NY State Board of Charities) letter to A.H. Estabrook, about The Jukes in 1915 and genetic vs. environmental causes of pauperism (1/30/1917) (#1450)
"Hovel Type of Source of Defectives," pedigree of epilepsy and feeblemindedness (#1697)