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a West African nation founded in 1822 by the American Colonization Society to serve as a homeland for free blacks to settle. Means "Place of Freedom".
Southern abolitionist who spoke out against slavery and set free slaves she inherited from her parents.
Leader in the abolitionist and women's rights movements who organized the Philadelphia Female Antislavery Society.
Schoolteacher who helped reform attitudes toward the mentally ill and improve the condition for prisoners.
people who stressed the relationship between humans and nature and the importance of the individual conscience.
Famous runaway slave, abolitionist, speaker, and writer who could have been caught and returned to slavery.
3 Principles of Public Education
Schools should be free and supported by taxes, teachers should be trained, children should be required to attend school.
Quaker women's rights advocate who also strongly supported abolition of slavery, worker's rights, temperance, and peace.
Elizabeth Cady Stanton
A pioneer in the women's suffrage movement, She helped organize the first women's rights convention in Seneca Falls, New York in 1848.
American Colonization Society
Their goal was to buy slave's freedom and send them abroad to start new lives.
Places (safe houses, barns, attics, churches, etc) where runaway slaves could hide and remain safe from slave catchers.
Susan B. Anthony
Abolitionist and temperance advocate who proposed the constituional amendment to allow women the right to vote..
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