Harriet Beecher Stowe & Dred Scott

Ashley Green & Skylar Husted

Six Degrees of Seperation

Harriet Beecher Stowe and Dred Scott were both abolitionists.

Harriet Beecher Stowe

Harriet's Life as an Abolitionist

Harriet Beecher Stowe was an abolitionist that worked in the North. She the commonly known book Uncle Tom's Cabin. Where she came from had a lot to do with her not believing in slavery. Her family was a church attending religious family.
She faced many challenges as an abolitionist. Every one wasn't happy that she was speaking what she felt on slavery. Getting approval from the higher class white men was not something that happened immediately it took time. But her novel
Harriet worked as an abolitionist from about 1850 until her death. She stood firmly in her beliefs as an abolitionist. She wanted equal rights for more than white people or higher class white men. She worked hard in righting her novel and making a name for herself and doing what she could for slaves.
Harriet Beecher Stowe

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Dred Scott

Dred Scott was born in 1795 in Southampton County, Virginia. He lived in Missouri in 1834 with his slave owner John Emerson. Dred Scott was involved with the Dred Scott decision, which is were the U.S. decided that African Americans couldn't become citizens. Scott's impact on history was that he is a slave that sued for his freedom.

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Dred Scott

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