Talk:Loring D. Dewey

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He may have been a racist by our standards, but he seems to have thought himself a friend to the African=Americans by the standards of his time. . The article needs some historical perspective.DGG 06:40, 27 May 2007 (UTC)

I agree. Sweeping statements about a person's prejudices, particularly outside of an appropriate historical context, distort our understanding of this person's contribution. I will put some work on this article, but only gradually. I would invite others to join. Historian (talk) 08:14, 20 May 2014 (UTC)

Deleted Categories[edit]

@Purplebackpack89. Thanks for adding the Presbyterian category to Dewey, but could you explain me why you deleted the other. Historian (talk) 18:35, 18 June 2014 (UTC)