Sawula, Christopher Paul. “"The Hidden Springs of Prejudice and Oppression"”, Boston College, 2008. http://hdl.handle.net/2345/556.
Examines the rise and fall of slavery in Connecticut from the American Revolution to the state's 1848 law abolishing slavery. Also explores the racism present among the state's abolitionists and general populace that differentiated it from surrounding New England states. Explains the distinct nature of Connecticut abolitionism when compared to the national organization.