Category Archives: Memoirs

Eugenics Laboratory Memoirs series was published 1907-1966 under the imprint of the Francis Galton Laboratory for National Eugenics.

Veale (1965) Intestinal Polyposis

Eugenics Laboratory Memoirs 40: Veale, Arthur Milton Oliver. 1965. Intestinal Polyposis (London: Published for the Galton Laboratory, University College London, by the Cambridge University Press). 104 pp. Eugenics Laboratory Memoirs 40

Harris (1953) An Introduction to Human Biochemical Genetics

Eugenics Laboratory Memoirs 37: Harris, Harry. 1953. An Introduction to Human Biochemical Genetics (London: Cambridge University Press). 96 pp. Eugenics Laboratory Memoirs 37

Trevor (1953) Race Crossing in Man. The Analysis of Metrical Characters

Eugenics Laboratory Memoirs 36: Trevor, Jack Carrick. 1953. Race Crossing in Man. The Analysis of Metrical Characters (London: Cambridge University Press). 45 pp. This was reprinted either in 1964 (date on cover of this printing) or 1965 (date on title page of this printing). Eugenics Laboratory Memoirs 36

Court Brown, et al. (1966) Chromosome Studies on Adults

Eugenics Laboratory Memoirs 42: Court Brown, William Michael, Patricia A. Jacobs, Karin E. Buckton, Ishbel M. Tough, E. V. Kuenssberg, and J. D. E. Knox. 1966. Chromosome Studies on Adults (London: Cambridge University Press, for the Galton Laboratory, University College London). 91 pp. Eugenics Laboratory Memoirs 42

Moran and Smith (1966) 1966.Commentary on R. A. Fisher’s Paper on “The Correlation between Relatives on the Supposition of Mendelian Inheritance”

Eugenics Laboratory Memoirs 41: Moran, Patrick Alfred Pierce, and Cedric Austen Bardell Smith. 1966. Commentary on R. A. Fisher’s Paper on ‘The Correlation between Relatives on the Supposition of Mendelian Inheritance’ [published in Transactions of the Royal Society of Edinburgh, 52 (1918), 399–433] (London: Published for the Galton Laboratory, University College London, by the Cambridge University Press). 62 pp.… Read More »

Elderton (1914) Report on the English Birthrate: Part I. England, North of the Humber

Eugenics Laboratory Memoirs 19-20: Elderton, Ethel Mary. 1914. Report on the English Birthrate: Part I. England, North of the Humber (London: Dulau and Co.). 246 pp. No masthead on this publication. Number 19 in the series is advertised in some endpapers as ‘A First Report on the Condition of the People from the Standpoint of National Eugenics’. The… Read More »

Heron (1912) A Second Study of Extreme Alcoholism in Adults

Eugenics Laboratory Memoirs 17: Heron, David. 1912. A Second Study of Extreme Alcoholism in Adults, with Special Reference to the Home-Office Inebriate Reformatory Data (London: Dulau and Co.). 95 pp. Eugenics Laboratory Memoirs 17

Barrington and Pearson (1910) A Preliminary Study of Extreme Alcoholism in Adults

Eugenics Laboratory Memoirs 14: Barrington, Amy, and Pearson, Karl, assisted by David Heron. 1910. A Preliminary Study of Extreme Alcoholism in Adults (London: Dulau and Co.). 55 pp. Eugenics Laboratory Memoirs 14

Pearson and Elderton (1910) A Second Study of the Influence of Parental Alcoholism on the Physique and Ability of the Offspring

Eugenics Laboratory Memoirs 13: Pearson, Karl, and Elderton, Ethel Mary. 1910. A Second Study of the Influence of Parental Alcoholism on the Physique and Ability of the Offspring. Being a Reply to Certain Medical Critics of the First Memoir and an Examination of the Rebutting Evidence Cited by Them (London: Dulau and Co.). 35 pp. Eugenics Laboratory Memoirs… Read More »

Elderton (1910) A First Study of the Influence of Parental Alcoholism on the Physique and Intelligence of the Offspring

Eugenics Laboratory Memoirs 10: Elderton, Ethel Mary, assisted by Karl Pearson. 1910. A First Study of the Influence of Parental Alcoholism on the Physique and Intelligence of the Offspring (London: Dulau and Co.). Second edition also is 1910. Eugenics Laboratory Memoirs 10, 2nd edition