Amherst College (and other Western Massachusetts institutions of higher learning)


Robert Romer, "Higher Education and Slavery in Western Massachusetts" Journal of Blacks in Higher Education, 2005.
Introduction to essay: http://www3.amherst.edu/~rhromer/MISC/JBHE-Intro.htm
Full text of essay: http://www3.amherst.edu/~rhromer/MISC/JBHE-final-slavery.pdf
Accompanying map: http://www3.amherst.edu/~rhromer/MISC/Map2-150.pdf

Background on Slavery in the Connecticut Valley:


Robert H. Romer. Slavery in the Connecticut Valley of Massachusetts (book: case study of Deerfield, MA)
https://store.collectivecopies.com/store/show/309

Robert Romer's website: http://www3.amherst.edu/~rhromer/MISC/Slavery.htm