File:Sterilization states.jpg

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Exhibit depicting the status compulsory sterilization legislation in the United States in 1921.

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  • Harry H. Laughlin, The Second International Exhibition of Eugenics held September 22 to October 22, 1921, in connection with the Second International Congress of Eugenics in the American Museum of Natural History, New York (Baltimore: William & Wilkins Co., 1923).


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