Activities for Lesson 4

Assign each student one of the following famous people. Have them research this person find out what his or her major accomplishments were.

fdouglass.gif (11748 bytes) Frederick Douglass

American Visionaries: Frederick Douglass

Frederick Douglass National Historic Site

garrison.jpg (7972 bytes) William Lloyd Garrison


Drawn to the Civil War by J. Stephen Lang, Michael Caplanis (Illustrator) pg. 94-98

William Lloyd Garrison

William Lloyd Garrison

struth.gif (9777 bytes) Sojourner Truth

Sojourner Truth - African American Historical Figure

National Women's Hall of Fame - Women of the Hall

Nat Turner

Nat Turner's Rebellion

From Revolution to Reconstruction: Documents: Confessions of Nat Turner

stowe.gif (9476 bytes) Harriet Beecher Stowe

Harriet Beecher Stowe -  Mother, Reformer

Harriet Beecher Stowe American Civil War Women

htubman.gif (8378 bytes) Harriet Tubman

Harriet Tubman and The Underground Railroad for Children

The Underground Railroad @

box1.gif (16845 bytes) Box Brown

OUP USA: Narrative of the Life of Henry Box Brown - Henry"Box Brown


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