Trail Of Tears
Small group of Cherokee people signed a document giving land to American's, so American's forced Natives to Oklahoma. Over 4,000 Natives died along the way.
William Lloyd Garrison
Wrote "liberateur" about anti-slavery, thought slavery was morally wrong
Escaped slave, worked on the underground railroad
Escaped salve bought himself free and could spread thoughts about abolition
Elizabeth Cady Stanton
Active reformer, supported abolitionist causes, Helped found The American Anti-Slavery society, Thought women should be allowed to join mens business meetings
Married Henry Stanton, Thought women should be allowed to join mens business meetings
Foreign policy doctrine set forth by president Monroe in 1823 that discouraged European intervention in the western hemisphere, written by JQA
Shift from Manual labor to Mechanized work
Individuals began to work for others and markets had things that people wanted to buy
Henry David Thoreau
Tried to perfect himself and society, he was a transcendentalist, wrote a book "Civil Disobedience"
Active refusal to obey certain laws without resorting to physical violence
Martin Luther King, Jr.
Gave speeches and used civil disobedience didn't like slavery
Textile mills, fabric, clothing, shoes, tool, business owners-middle, factory workers,URBAN city
Cotton, tobacco, wheat, whites- 1/4 owned slaves, poor whites- Africans, RURAL city
Women in 19th Century
Lack of power by slaves and women, almost same as slaves because of lack of power, women began Woman's Movement-working for greater rights and opportunities for women, held conventions