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" ... that local influences of some kind act directly on stature; and we further learn that "the State where the physical growth has in great measure taken place, and the State of birth, which indicates the ancestry, seem to exert a marked influence on... "
Investigations in the Military and Anthropological Statistics of American ... - Page 122
by Benjamin Apthorp Gould - 1869 - 655 pages
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The Edinburgh Review: Or Critical Journal, Volume 134

1871
...instance, the measurements of more than one million soldiers who served in the late war, proves that a residence in the Western States during the years of growth tends to increase stature. On the other hand, a seafaring life delays growth according to the investigations...
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Sanitary memoirs of the war of the rebellion, Volume 2

1869
...Spain and Misccll. 4421 66.766 169.58 Iowa . . . 6447 68.729 174.57 Missouri . . 14 126 68.274 173.41 TABLE XII. Stature of Natives of New England. By Ages...highest statures, are those which Age Enlisted In New Knthnul Enlisted at Wat Excess of Height at West Number Height Number . Height In. In. In. Under 18...
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The descent of man, and selection in relation to sex, Volume 1

Charles Robert Darwin - 1871
...the ancestry, seem to exert " a marked influence on the stature." For instance it is established, " that residence in the Western States, " during the...of growth, tends to produce increase " of stature." On the other hand, it is certain that with sailors, their manner of life delays growth, as shewn "...
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The Descent of man

Charles Darwin - 1871
...the ancestry, seem to exert a marked influence on the stature." For instance, it is established, " that residence in the "Western States, during the...of growth, tends to produce increase of stature." On the other hand, it is certain that with sailors, their manner of life delays growth, as shown "...
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Darwinism Stated by Darwin Himself: Characteristic Passages from the ...

Charles Darwin - Evolution - 1884 - 351 pages
...indicates the ancestry, seem to exert a marked influence on the stature." For instance, it is established that "residence in the 'Western States, during the...of growth, tends to produce increase of stature." On the other hand, it is certain that, with sailors, their life delays growth, as shown " by the great...
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Charles Darwin's Works: The descent of man and seletion in relation to sex

Charles Darwin, Sir Francis Darwin - Science - 1896
...the ancestry, seem to " exert a marked influence on the stature." For instance, it is established, " that residence in the Western States, during the "...of growth, tends to produce increase of stature." On the other hand, it is certain that with sailors, their life delays growth, as shewn " by the great...
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Medical Council, Volume 9

Medicine - 1904
...indicates the ancestry seem to exert a marked influence on the stature. For instance, it is established that residence in the Western States during the years of growth tends to produce increase of stature. Racial Manifestation of Disease Susceptibility. If we turn our attention to disease, w find that it...
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Library of universal knowledge, science, Volume 2

1905
...indicates the ancestry, seem to exert a marked influence on the stature." For instance, it is established "that residence in the "Western States, during the...years of growth, tends to produce increase of stature. ' ' On the other hand, it is certain that with sailors their life delays growth, as shown "by the great...
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Indiana and Indianas: A History of Aboriginal and Territorial ..., Volume 2

Jacob Piatt Dunn, General William Harrison Kemer - Medicine - 1919 - 2291 pages
...Indiana were reported separately, and the Indiana men were the taller. In his conclusions, Gould says: "That residence in the Western States, during the...their natives the highest statures, are those which tend most strongly to increase the stature of those who remove thither during the period of development....
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The Descent of Man, and Selection in Relation to Sex, Volumes 1-2

Charles Darwin - Science - 1871 - 475 pages
...the ancestry, seem to exert " a marked influence on the stature." For instance it is established, " that residence in the Western States, " during the...of growth, tends to produce increase " of stature." On the other hand, it is certain that with sailors, their manner of life delays growth, as shewn "...
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