Division, War, and Reconciliation - Author Notes
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Slave in Maryland.
Escaped to Massachusetts by underground railroad.
Taught himself to read and write.
Became prominent speaker for Abolitionist movement.
Freed by British citizens who raised money.
What abolitionist newspaper did Douglass publish?
Education new goal after emancipation.
Autobiography: "My Bondage and My Freedom".
Born in Kentucky log cabin.
Parents were illiterate.
Moved to Illinois.
Farm work -> store clerk -> studied law -> Illinois legislature -> President
"Great Common Man"
Known for oratory.
Chief ________ was the chief of the ______________ Indians of _____________.
Joseph: Nez Perce: Oregon
Christian education at mission school where he learn english.
"I Will Speak No More Forever"
Born in Long Island, NY.
Son of farmer who also built houses in Brooklyn
What led Whitman to journalism?
working at a printing office
Of what did Whitman become the editor?
Where did Whitman work after the "Brooklyn Eagle"?
Why did Whitman resign from journalism?
to work on Leaves of Grass
What was the title of the elegy Whitman wrote for President Lincoln?
When Lilacs Last in the Dooryard Bloomed
What type of poetry did Whitman use?
free verse (unrhymed verse that has no metrical pattern)
What did Whitman call himself?
A universal poet