Taking a stand against slavery, abolitionists championed the rights of the enslaved by actively campaigning for their freedom. The 19-slide "Standing Up for a Cause: Abolition" PowerPoint highlights the lives and activities of prominent abolitionists during the Nineteenth century. Twenty-one pages of detailed lecture notes are provided in Word and pdf. to accompany the slides. Also included: interactive map of the Underground Railroad, photographs, documents, and quotes. Abolitionists included: Frederick Douglass, William Lloyd Garrison, Harriet Beecher Stowe, Arthur and Lewis Tappan, Sarah and Angelina Grimke, Theodore Dwight Weld, John Brown, Sojourner Truth, David Walker, Harriet Tubman, and Lucretia Mott.
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