Harriet Tubman and escaped slaves

Harriet Tubman (left) with some of her charges
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Source: Bettmann Archives Inc.

How did Americans imagine their natural rights and then attempt to institutionalize these as law, and with what effects on the disenfranchised?

Grades 7-9
American History

Abolitionism Divided Picture Books and Primary Sources: The History and Lives of the Men of the 54th Colored Regiment of Massachusetts Issues and Arguments Surrounding Slavery A Light Shines Through the Darkness

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