Opinion | 9:05 pm | July 18, 2013 | By Eric Weinberger

TIME CAPSULE: Fast Eddie’s Last Stand — And Ours

Esteemed historian Edmund S. Morgan (third from left) taught at Yale for over 30 years. From left, Annette Gordon-Reed, who won the Pulitzer Prize in 2009, historian and librarian Ted Widmer, Morgan and Robert Weil ’77, Morgan's editor.

This column was originally published in a May 3, 1989 issue of the News. It is reprinted today to commemorate the late Edmund S. Morgan, a Pulitzer Prize-winning historian who taught at Yale for more than 30 years. Morgan died on July 8 at the Yale-New Haven Hospital. He was 97. At Yale as in »