Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Puritan” in chapter 1 of William A. Smith, DD. President of Randolph-Macon College , and Professor of Moral and Intellectual Philosophy., Lectures on the Philosophy and Practice of Slavery as exhibited in the Institution of Domestic Slavery in the United States: withe Duties of Masters to Slaves.:

...ites in a controversy between the races: thus assuming in this remark, that the providences as well as the attributes of the Deity are against the slaveholder. Owing to the prominence given by our Puritan fathers to the higher institutions of learning, together with the fact that the soil and the climate of New England were unfavorable to agricultural pursuits, citizens of these States have, from an e...

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Puritan (Ohio, United States) 560 2 0 0 0 user votes
Puritan (Pennsylvania, United States) 134 0 0 0 0 user votes
Puritan (New Mexico, United States) 64 0 0 0 0 user votes
Puritan (Colorado, United States) 2 0 0 0 0 user votes
Puritan (Pennsylvania, United States) 0 0 0 0 0 user votes

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