1215:
C. Bruce letter to H. Laughlin objecting to the racial descent study of U.S. senators
Date:
1927
Pages:1 of 1
Source:
The Harry H. Laughlin Papers, Truman State University, papers, D-4-2
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C. Bruce letter to H. Laughlin objecting to the racial descent study of U.S. senators
Image 1215 WM. CABELL BRUCE Attorney at Law 1229-30 Munsey Building Baltimore, Md., Telephone Calvert, 4026 Washington, D.C. February 5, 1927. Dr. H. H. Laughlin, Secretary, Eugenics Research Association, Cold Spring Harbor, Long Island, N. Y. Dear Sir:- Your letter of the 4th inst. to hand. Believing that the science of eugenics, if it is a science at all, is still in its infancy. I prefer not to subject my family history as a sort of [underline]corpus vile[end underline] for dissection to your association. Truly yours, [signed] Wm. Cadell Bruce l/m [end]

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