Materials from the Eugenics Record Office at Cold Spring Harbor, which was the center of American eugenics research from 1910-1940. Includes reports, articles, charts, and pedigrees that were considered scientific "facts" in their day.
Offers a brief history of the 20th century movement.
Introduction to the pseudo science that is dedicated to the proposition that all men are created unequal.
Deadly Medicine: Creating the Master Race
Deadly Medicine is a United States Holocaust Memorial Museum exhibit that shows how the Nazi Regime under Adolf Hitler aimed to change the genetic make-up of the population through measures known as ?racial hygiene?.
Essay by Allen G. Roper, exploring eugenics.
DNA Interactive: Chronicle
Examines the past failings of eugenics, a movement that wound up advocating forced sterilization.
Eugenics in California
Explores the history of the eugenics movement in 20th century California, which supported practices such as involuntary sterilization and racially-biased IQ testing. From the Center for Science, History, Politics, and Ethics.