Professor

Harvey Amani Whitfield is a Professor of United States and Canadian history.  His books include, Blacks on the Border: The Black Refugees in British North America, 1815-1860, The Problem of Slavery in Early Vermont, 1777-1810, North to Bondage: Loyalist Slavery in the Maritimes, and Black Slavery in the Maritimes: A History in Documents.  His current book project is entitled, Biographical Sketches of Black Slaves in Atlantic Canada, which documents the lives of 1,300 enslaved people.  In his free time, he attends church and spends time with his wife and young daughter.

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Areas of Expertise and/or Research

United States, Canadian, Slavery

Education

  • Ph.D. Dalhousie University 2003

Contact

Phone:
  • (802) 656-3180
Office Location:

310 Wheeler House

Office Hours:

Tuesday and Thursday, 11:00-12:30