Reference numberAP/1/19
Previous numbersAP.1.19
TitleUnpublished paper, 'On the measurement and proportions of the head, and the varieties in the form of the bones of the cranium and face' by Charles Bell
DescriptionBell summarises his investigations into physical and anatomical differences that he purports could be used to explain diversity of intellectual ability and facial appearance. 19 manuscript pages and two separate plates.

Subject: Eugenics / Anatomy

Communicated by William George Maton.
Physical descriptionInk on paper
Access statusOpen
Related records in the catalogueAP/1/19/1
Fellows associated with this archive
NA3507Bell; Sir; Charles (1774 - 1842)1774 - 1842
NA7295Maton; William George (1774 - 1835)1774 - 1835
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