Chapter 9

Sojourner Truth
A slave that was part of the American-Anti Slavery Society.
2nd Great Awakening
The passion and interest for religon.
Horace Mann
He raised Teachers' salaries, united local school districts, and persuaded the legislature to increace spending on local schools.
Religous group that would shake their bodies during worship, and did not believe in having children
The Liberator
An abolitionist newspaper.
American Colonization Society
Sent free slaves to new settlements.
Fredrick Douglas
A slave that escaped and spoke out.
Elijah Lovejoy
Was murdered for trying to prevent a mob from destroying his printing press. Was also an abolitionist.
Catherine Beecher
A supporter of education for women.
Seneca Falls Convention
A meeting that for women's rights.