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The Gilder Lehrman Center for the Study of Slavery, Resistance, and Abolition, a part of the Whitney and Betty MacMillan Center for International and Area Studies at Yale, is dedicated to the investigation and dissemination of knowledge concerning all aspects of chattel slavery and its destruction. The GLC’s activities include:

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What’s New at the Gilder Lehrman Center

August 26, 2016
The Gilder Lehrman Center is honored to announce the January 2016 award of a major grant from the Robina Foundation. Based in Minneapolis, Minnesota, the Robina Foundation...
August 24, 2016
New Haven, Conn.— Yale University’s Gilder Lehrman Center for the Study of Slavery, Resistance, and Abolition today has announced the finalists for the 18th annual Frederick...
April 1, 2016
YALE DAILY NEWS Luke Ciancarelli Apr 01, 2016 Contributing Reporter Five of America’s most prominent constitutional and reconstruction historians gathered yesterday evening...