Slavery, Jesuits, and Georgetown University

Professor Adam Rothman talked about the Jesuits, a male Roman Catholic religious order, and their history during the 18th and 19th… read more

Slavery, Jesuits, and Georgetown University Professor Adam Rothman talked about the Jesuits, a male Roman Catholic religious order, and their history during the 18th and 19th centuries as slave owners in Maryland and the Washington, D.C., area. He also spoke about how Georgetown University, founded by the Jesuits, benefited from the slave economy.

The Letitia Woods Brown Memorial Lecture is given annually to honor the pioneering African American educator and historian and was part of a conference on Washington, D.C., history. close

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417902-1
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Public Affairs Event
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Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Nov 27, 2016 | 2:17pm EST | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
Jan 17, 2017 | 3:40am EST | C-SPAN 3

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  • Nov 27, 2016 | 2:17pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 28, 2016 | 6:15am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 16, 2017 | 9:40am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 16, 2017 | 3:40pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 16, 2017 | 9:40pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 17, 2017 | 3:40am EST | C-SPAN 3
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