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Dickinson College expels James Buchanan

James Buchanan, engraving, 1840, detail
James Buchanan was expelled from Dickinson College, but permitted to return after pledging good behavior to his parents' minister and college trustee, Dr. John King. (By Dickinson College Archives & Special Collections)
Source Citation: 
John Osborne and James W. Gerencser, eds.,  “James Buchanan,” Dickinson Chronicles,


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