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Letters to Thomson regarding his article "Intelligence and families", published in the Times, 18 November 1948 - 28 June 1949

Identifier: Coll-1310/1/1/15

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Includes letter from the New York University of Education asking for re-prints of the published parts of the Scottish Mental Surveys, and informing Thomson of their own investigations on a small number of children with high intelligence test scores; letter from the Times regarding the article being re-published in World Digest; letter from the Scotsman apologising to Thomson for assuming he had approached The Times with an article intended for them; and a letter from W A B Hopkin of the Royal Commission on Population regarding Thomson's findings.


  • Creation: 18 November 1948 - 28 June 1949


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8 letters : 8 leaves, 13 sides

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Originally contained in Coll-1310/2/3/88.

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Part of the University of Edinburgh Library Heritage Collections Repository

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