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California State University, Sacramento, The Library, Department of Special Collections & University Archives:
Charles M. Goethe Papers
Warner L. Marsh Papers
J. Harold Severaid Papers

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Edwin Black. War Against the Weak. New York: Four Walls Eight Windows, 2003.

Charles M. Goethe. The Elfin Forest. Sacramento: Keystone Press, 1953.

__________. Garden Philosopher. Sacramento: Keystone Press, 1955.

__________. Geogardening. Sacramento: Keystone Press, 1948.

__________. Mother Lode Gold Mining Stories. Natural History Series No. 1. Sacramento: Sacramento State College Publications, 1950.

__________. Seeking to Serve. Sacramento: Keystone Printing Company, 1949.

__________. War Profits and Better Babies. Sacramento: Keystone Press, 1946.

Eugenics Society of Northern California. Eugenics Pamphlets. No. 21-89. Sacramento, 1938-1954.

Daniel J. Kevles. In the Name of Eugenics: Genetics and the Uses of Human Heredity. New York: Knopf, 1985.

Wendy Kline. Building a Better Race: Gender, Sexuality, and Eugenics from the Turn of the Century to the Baby Boom. Berkeley: University of California Press, 2001.

Stefan Kuhl. The Nazi Connection: Eugenics, American Racism, and German National Socialism. New York: Oxford University Press, 1994.

Nancy Ordover. American Eugenics: Race, Queer Anatomy, and the Science of Nationalism. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2003.

Diane B. Paul. Controlling Human Heredity, 1865 to the Present. New Jersey: Humanities Press, 1995.

Donald K. Pickens. Eugenics and the Progressives. Nashville: Vanderbilt University Press, 1969.

Tony Platt. “What’s In a Name? Charles M. Goethe, American Eugenics and Sacramento State University." Sacramento, 2004.

Andrew Schauer. Charles Matthias Goethe, 1875-1966. Sacramento: Foundation of California State University, Sacramento, 1976.

Alexandra Minna Stern. Eugenic Nation: Faults & Frontiers of Better Breeding in Modern America. Berkeley: University of California Press, 2005.

On The Web

Center for Science, History, Policy and Ethics. Charles M. Goethe and Eugenics in California. http://www.csus.edu/cshpe/eugenics/

Chrisanne Beckner. “Darkness on the Edge of Campus.” Sacramento News & Review, 2004. http://www.newsreview.com/sacramento/Content?oid=oid%3A27587

“Goethe Arboretum,” from Wikipedia, the free dictionary. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/C._M._Goethe_Arboretum

H-net H-Eugenics: The History of Eugenics. http://www.h-net.org/~eugenics/

Derek Hamilton. Change the Sign.org. http://changethesign.org/

Tony Platt. “The Frightening Agenda of the American Eugenics Movement.” History News Network, July 7, 2003. http://hnn.us/articles/1551.html

Tony Platt. “The Racist Money-Bags Behind Sacramento State University.” History News Network, 2004. http://hnn.us/articles/3770.html

The Image Archives on the American Eugenics Movement. Dolan DNA Learning Center, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory. http://www.eugenicsarchive.org/eugenics/

University of Virginia Health System. “Eugenics Bibliography.” http://www.healthsystem.virginia.edu/internet/bio-ethics/bibliographylombardo.cfm