“The University of North Carolina is the lengthened shadow, not
of one man, but of a whole people, the ‘freest of the free,’
united in a grand struggle for civil and religious liberty.”
-- John Sprunt
Hill, Banker and Philanthropist, 1903
Source: John Sprunt Hill,
“Address Before the Alumni Association of the University of
North Carolina, June 2, 1903,” p. 9. North Carolina Collection.