Mark Stoneman

Independent Historian / Freelance Editor and Translator

Home » Blog » Georgetown University’s Massive Slave Sale

This New York Times story sure hits close to home: 272 Slaves Were Sold to Save Georgetown. What Does It Owe Their Descendants? As a human being and as an alumnus, I find this startling. As a historian, I can’t think of a better way to make history relevant to students in the present.