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Reference numberAP/1/19/1
Previous numbersAP.1.19
LevelItem
TitleUnpublished manuscript, '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
Date[1820s]
DescriptionBell summarises his investigations into physical and anatomical differences that he purports could be used to explain diversity of intellectual ability and facial appearance.

Subject: Eugenics / Anatomy

Communicated by William George Maton.
Extent19p
FormatManuscript
Physical descriptionInk on paper
Access statusOpen
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CodeNameDates
NA3507Bell; Sir; Charles (1774 - 1842)1774 - 1842
NA7295Maton; William George (1774 - 1835)1774 - 1835
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