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Harry Laughlin and Charles Davenport

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DNAi location: Chronicle > Threat of the Unfit > Founders
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15740. Eugenics Record Office
The Eugenics Record Office in Cold Spring Harbor was established by Charles Davenport.
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Chicken coops on the grounds of the Station for Experimental Evolution (currently Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory), reflecting the interests of director Charles Davenport, 1908.
15784. Charles Davenport, 1925
Charles Davenport was director of the Station for Experimental Evolution at Cold Spring Harbor when he obtained a gift from Mrs. E.H. Harriman to establish the Eugenics Record Office (ERO).
15785. Harry Laughlin and Charles Davenport, ca. 1913
In 1910, Davenport obtained funds from Mrs. E.H. Harriman to found a Eugenics Record Office (ERO) at Cold Spring Harbor.
15786. Charles Davenport, about 1900
Charles Davenport was director of the Station for Experimental Evolution at Cold Spring Harbor when he obtained a gift from Mrs. E.H. Harriman to establish the Eugenics Record Office (ERO).
15737. Charles Davenport, about 1929
Davenport published the classical description of the inheritance of eye color in 1907 and also did creditable studies of the genetics of albinism and neurofibromatosis.
15741. Eugenics Record Office class
A class assembled in 1913 studying to become ERO field workers. Harry Laughlin is in the back row at the far left.
15431. Charles Davenport's motivation for eugenics, James Watson
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15787. Cover of the 1910 publication Eugenics, by Charles Davenport
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11591. Charles B. Davenport, Director of Biological Laboratory, Carnegie Department of Genetics and Eugenics Record Office, Cold Spring Harbor (1)
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