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:
Full text of essay:
Accompanying map:

Background on Slavery in the Connecticut Valley:

Robert H. Romer. Slavery in the Connecticut Valley of Massachusetts (book: case study of Deerfield, MA)

Robert Romer's website: