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American Breeders Association 8th Annual Meeting resolution to form permanent committee on immigration (with hand-written draft) (1)

American Breeders Association 8th Annual Meeting resolution to form permanent committee on immigration (with hand-written draft) (1)
Description:
Resolution adopted at the annual meeting to establish an immigration committee of Eugenics Section to work toward "securing laws which will be more effective in securing emigrants which bring good health and only normal and superior heredity to this country."
Transcript:
409. Resolved: That the Eugenics Section organize a permanent committee on immigration, with authority to cooperate with similar organizations in securing laws which will be more effective in securing emigrants which bring good health and only normal and superior heredity to this country. Resolved: That the Eugenics Section request the Association to appoint a committee to report on the possibilities of securing data and useful eugenics legislation through the United States Census Bureau, the Bureau of Health and other societies and institutions.
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