Carrie and Emma Buck
A photo of Carrie and her mother Emma was taken the day before the Virginia trial. (DNAi location: Chronicle > Trial of Carrie Buck > Players)
Carrie and Emma Buck. A photo of Carrie and her mother Emma was taken the day before the Virginia trial.
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Carrie and Emma Buck on the day before the Buck vs. Bell trial in 1924.
Paul Lombardo talks about the only photograph of Carrie Buck with her mother Emma, taken the day before she would stand trial before the collective onslaught of the American eugenics movement.
Emma Buck's gravestone
Harry Laughlin's slide of the Buck Family pedigree.
Paul Lombardo discusses Carrie and Emma Buck's state of mind prior to the Buck vs. Bell trial.
Paul Lombardo talks about Arthur Estabrook, a psychologist for the Eugenics Record office, testified that Carrie, her daughter Vivian, and her mother Emma were all feeblminded.
Lombardo discusses the emotions that Carrie Buck may have been feeling before the Buck vs. Bell trial.
The day before the Virginia case, Arthur Estabrook photographed Carrie and Emma on a bench located at this spot in the Virginia Colony.
Paul Lombardo talks about although she tried several times, Carrie was never able to bring her mother Emma home from the Virginia Colony.
Paul Lombardo talks about the case conluded that Carrie, Emma, and Vivian represented three generations of imbeciles, which justified Carrie's sterilization.