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January 1, 2003 – December 31, 2003
Location: Online
Sponsor(s): University Archives
Artist(s): Bassett, John Spencer

In the autumn of 1903, a controversy that became known as the "Bassett Affair" erupted on the Trinity College campus. The resolution of the dispute, which lasted for six weeks, was a milestone for academic freedom in U.S. higher education.

This exhibition was sponsored in part by the E. Rhodes and Leona B. Carpenter Foundation.