R.H. Johnson letter regarding his publication

R.H. Johnson letter regarding his publication

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Johnson, R. H., physician
Title: R.H. Johnson letter regarding his publication
Dates: 1897 September 29
Quantity: 1.0 folder (1 letter)
Coll. Number: ms2060

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of one letter: dated Brunswick, Georgia, September 29, 1897, "Dear sirs," signed "R.H. Johnson," regarding Johnson's book (not yet complete) and expounding his views on the evolution and the African American race.

Index Terms

African Americans--Anthropometry.
African Americans--Health and hygiene.
African Americans--Statistics, Vital

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

R.H. Johnson letter regarding his publication, ms 2060. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Related Material

The incomplete work referred to in this correspondence has been published and is available in the Hargrett Rare Books vault: The physical degeneracy of the modern Negro, with statistics from the principal cities, showing his mortality from A.D. 1700 to 1897, by R.H. Johnson, Hargrett Rare Bk HB1323.B5 J650 1897.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

1Letter, 1897 September 29