Ellsworth Huntington collection
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Conditions Governing Access
This collection is open for research; however, certain materials are very fragile and require Archives staff for handling, or use may be restricted altogether.
Biographical / Historical
Ellsworth Huntington was a graduate of the class of 1897 who went on to work at Euphrates College in Turkey, later joining the faculty at Yale University as a Geography professor. He published a significant amount about race, human population, and anthropology, going into topics such as eugenics. He served as the President for two national organizations for geography and the President of the Board of Directors of the American Society for Eugenics.
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1 Linear Foot (1 box, loose volumes)
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- Ellsworth Huntington collection
- Alice Mitchell
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