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John Maclean Jr. and Princeton’s Commitment to Sectional Harmony
John Maclean Jr., Princeton’s tenth president (1854-1868), was a non-slaveholder and held moderate antislavery views. His commitment to attracting southern students to the college and reducing sectional tension on campus, however, contributed to Princeton’s conservatism in the years leading up to the Civil War.
James Collins Johnson: The Princeton Fugitive Slave
James Collins Johnson, a fugitive slave freed after an 1843 trial in Princeton, became a prominent figure in town and on campus over the course of his many decades working at the College of New Jersey.
Catalogue of Princeton University with the number of students from each class and number of students from Southern States.
Call for Subscriptions
A call for subscriptions published in a Charleston newspaper after a fire destroyed Nassau Hall in 1802.
College of New Jersey Commencement Program
A program for a College of New Jersey Commencement printed in a Charleston newspaper in 1800.
Inventory of Estate for Robert Gibbes
A list of enslaved people belonging to Robert Gibbes of South Carolina.