The Specter of Saint-Domingue: The Impact of the Haitian Revolution in the United States and France
Sepinwall, Alyssa Goldstein, California State University - San Marcos. "The Specter of Saint-Domingue: The Impact of the Haitian Revolution in the United States and France." The Haitian Revolution: Viewed 200 Years After, an International Scholarly Conference. John Carter Brown Library, Providence, RI. June 20, 2004.
Following are rough notes of Sepinwall's presentation, taken by Stuart Maxwell on June 20, 2004.
- President Adams said of Saint-Domingue "They are necessary to us and we are necessary to them."
- Haiti's revolution showed blacks that servitude was not inevitable.