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  • Data Set Title: Reanalysis of Franz Boas’s Immigrant Study
  • Data Set Creator: Franz Boas (1858-1942) and Clarence Gravlee
  • Description: Digital scans of Boas' initial data and machine readable version (SPSS)
  • Data and Document Types: digital images; SPSS; ASCII
  • Topics: race, immigrants, human variation, ratio of human head breadth to length (cephalic index)
  • Discipline: biological anthropology, physical anthropology
  • Region: North America
  • Country: U.S.
  • Language: English
  • Nature of Collection: website URL:
  • Finding Aid: (documentation on data sets)
  • Related entries: Boas Papers