Source of members' names:
A list of members as of 1925 is deposited in the American Philosophical Library in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (1925 list); a list of members of the Advisory Council appeared in Eugenics, Feb., 1929 (Eugenics, Feb. 1929); a list of members as of 1930 is in the Margaret Sanger papers, Library of Congress, Container 62-63, Reel 41, "American Eugenics Society Feb. 1928 - May 1936"; a list of members appeared in the Eugenics Quarterly 1956 (EQ 1956); Frederick Osborn wrote to congratulate new members as they joined the Society and these letters, with other letters to and from members, are deposited in the American Philosophical Society Library's American Eugenics Society collection (AESC + date); Richard Osborne, editor of Social Biology, prepared a list of members for the officers and directors of the Society in 1974 (Osborne list); Barry Mehler compiled a table of the terms served by members of the Advisory Council and the Board of Directors from 1923 to 1940 which he published in his PhD thesis, A History of the American Eugenics Society 1921-1940, UMI Dissertation Services, 1988 (Mehler + page number); other sources as specified.Sources of information on members:
More information on members came from Who Was Who In America (WWWIA) than from any other single source. Other sources are specified in individual articles, except that many titles of books and articles by members were obtained from Books In Print, Science Citation Index, library catalogues and other similar non listed sources.
Notes on Some Members