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Correspondence between Thomson and Oliver F M Nicoll, Secretary of the Royal Commission on Population, 9 Jun 1944 – 13 Jul 1944

Identifier: Coll-1310/1/1/8

Scope and Contents

The correspondence refers to Thomson's work on the correlation of intelligence and family size. Nicoll asks Thomson to prepare a memorandum regarding his findings for the use of the commission, and later thanks him for producing this.

Also includes a telegram from B Hopkin, Assistant Secretary, asking for Thomson's permission to disseminate the memorandum.


  • 9 Jun 1944 – 13 Jul 1944


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4 letters (4 leafs, 5 sides), 1 telegram (1 leaf, 1 side)