This PowerPoint presentation discusses early abolitionists and the important role they played in attempting to get slavery abolished throughout the United States. It explains the Underground Railroad, key players, and how it was used to help slaves escape.
William Lloyd Garrison
Uncle Tom's Cabin
Harriet Beecher Stowe
Angelina and Sara Grimke
"Follow the Drinking Gourd"
Seneca Falls Convention
Declaration of Rights and Sentiments
** This item is part of a bundle that includes 3 PowerPoint presentations, 2 ten question true/false quizzes, vocabulary, a Diary of an Escaping Slave Project, a jeopardy review game, and a unit test. Some of the topics covered in the bundle are cotton’s role in dividing the North and South, Nat Turner, Frederick Douglass, the Underground Railroad, Harriet Tubman, the Compromise of 1850, and the Fugitive Slave Law. (some items are exclusive to the bundle). It can be purchased here:
Slavery Divides the Nation Unit Plan