"The concept of the "right of revolution" in the United States in historical perspective; from the Puritans to the present"


Thomas Pressly



Streaming Media


Bicentennial Lecture


1 hour 6 minutes

Original Description

Sponsored by PSU History Department & Phi Alpha Theta.


Pressly, a historian and expert on the American Civil War, taught at Princeton (1946-49) and University of Washington (1949-1988). Professor Heath of the Portland State University History Department provided the introduction to Dr. Pressly's lecture.

Transferred and preserved by Portland State University Library’s Special Collections with the generous support of the Institute of Museum and Library Services through the Library Services and Technology Act, administered by the Oregon State Library.


United States -- History, Puritans

Original Format

Reel to reel, 3.75 ips, 1/4 track


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