Princeton and Abolition

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Abstract

Princeton’s faculty and students actively opposed abolition, creating a climate of fear and intimidation around the subject during the 19th century. Although some Princeton affiliates were critical of slavery, the institution demonstrated a catastrophic failure of leadership on the greatest moral question of the age.
Original languageEnglish
Media of outputOnline
Publication statusPublished - 2017

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