128023

BRACERS Record Detail

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Collection code 
RA1
Class no. 
750
Document no. 
.00000003
Box no. 
11.16
Source if not BR 
Recipient(s) 
Bantam Books Inc.
Sender(s) 
BR
Date 
1963/04/23
Enclosures/References 
Form of letter 
ALD
Pieces 
1
BR's address code (if sender) 
PP
Notes, topics or text 

"In Chapter 18 of Marriage and Morals which you are reprinting there is a statement 'It seems on the whole fair to regard negroes as on the average inferior to white men.' I have for a very long time come to think this statement erroneous and I very much regret that by some mistake the necessary correction was not conveyed to you. ... A very slight change of words would suffice—e.g. the substitution of 'There is no sound reason' for 'It seems on the whole fair'...."

Filed 
Published 
Russell letter no. 
Permission 
Everyone
Thread 
Reel no. 
Frame no. 
Record no. 
128023
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Record last modified 2015/05/20
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