The Belgian human zoo sounds exactly like the St. Louis equivalent just a few years later.
Meyer asks Medved about the series of amazing coincidences that have guided the history of the country, starting with the meeting of the Pilgrims with their Indian friend Squanto.
John West was in St. Louis recently and had the opportunity to explore the site of the 1904 World’s Fair, which featured a “human zoo.”
Hear about a time when a cherished American institution warmly endorsed Darwinian-inspired efforts to breed a master race.
This was supposed to be of scientific interest, educating visitors in the evolutionary doctrine that placed Africans in close relationship to apes.