Category Archives: Eugenics Laboratory

Publications produced by the Francis Galton Laboratory for National Eugenics (GLNE), University College, University of London. This unit variously used the shortened titles “Galton Laboratory” and “Eugenics Laboratory”.

Eugenics Laboratory Lectures

Eugenics Laboratory Lectures series was published 1909-1927. It included 14 numbers. Following practices used in the Biometric Laboratory, Karl Pearson organized public lectures and short training courses by GLNE staff. These targeted medical and social-care professionals seeking skill development. The Lectures series was used to merchandize some of this activity while also disseminating core information about Pearson’s eugenics thinking. In… Read More »