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The Anthropological Survey of Canada

Nature volume 88, pages 597598 (29 February 1912) | Download Citation



THE Dominion of Canada is the first of our colonies to have an official department for the sole purpose of anthropological investigation, and it is to be hoped that this good example will be followed speedily elsewhere. The history of this new departure is briefly as follows.

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