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What was the Underground Railroad?
It was a secret network of blacks and whites to help slaves escape.
What happened in 1853
free blacks formed a national council of colored people to protest their unequal treatment
name 4 methods slaveholders used to control their slaves
any of these:
whipping, beating, branding, sending them to slave breakers, making them dependent on their masters, keeping them ignorant
3 ways that slaves stood up to their masters
any of these:
pulling down fences
poisoning their masters
setting fires to their masters houses
fighting back when beaten
What were "invisible churches"
Slaves that met in secret (in a forest etc.) to sing and dance and worship God in their own way.
What was special about the quilts that black women made?
they had pictures that symbolized many things such as freedom
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