The Abolitionist Sisterhood

Women"s Political Culture in Antebellum America (Cornell Paperbacks)

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  • American history: c 1500 to c 1800,
  • Slavery & emancipation,
  • Women"s studies,
  • U.S. History - Slavery Question And Abolitionism,
  • Women And Politics,
  • Women in politics,
  • History: American,
  • USA,
  • United States,
  • 19th century,
  • African American women,
  • History,
  • Political activity,
  • Women abolitionists

Edition Notes

ContributionsJean Fagan Yellin (Editor), John C. Van Horne (Editor)
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages363
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7848115M
ISBN 100801427282
ISBN 109780801427282

  “Hard Times” Token, (United States/Colonial Williamsburg) Soon, white and black abolitionist women on both sides of the Atlantic were raising funds by selling tokens, writing paper, needlework, and other objects bearing the new, woman-centered icon. 5 At the same time, women themselves became increasingly important to the movement. The more abolitionism relied upon . the world and on our own soil. Abolitionist work will go on as long as people are being kept as slaves by other people. Will slavery ever end? What have we learned from history, from past attempts to end slavery? Can brotherhood and sisterhood be strong enough to abolish slavery everywhere? Can we cut through political, religious, ethnic and tribal. Beginning of a dialog window, including tabbed navigation to register an account or sign in to an existing account. Both registration and sign in support using google and facebook. One-third of the original delegates were Quakers, but not all Quakers supported the organization. In Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, an anti-slavery society founded in with twenty members, used petitions to call for immediate abolition and built themselves a meeting hall. This kind of militancy, along with race riots in Philadelphia and other cities, led yearly and monthly Quaker.

The Abolitionist Sisterhood Women's Political Culture in Antebellum America (eousGlass72) submitted just now by OutrageousGlass72 DOWNLOAD LINK: Abolitionist Sisterhood Women's Political Culture in Antebellum America. century feminist abolitionist movement, looking at the transformation of Wedgwood's kneeling slave 2 from male to female, and at the ways in which female antislavery activists used this image to explore -- and to protest -- their condition as women within patriarchal structures. In Women and Sisters, I included only a brief chapter on HarrietFile Size: 37KB. Anti-Slavery Convention of American Women The first Anti-Slavery Convention of American Women was held on May 9, [1] One hundred and seventy-five women, from ten different states and representing twenty female antislavery groups, gathered in New York City to discuss their role in the American abolition movement. Black Women Abolitionists: A Study in Activism, University of Tennessee Press, Yellin, Jean. Women and Sisters: The Anti-Slavery Feminists in American Culture. Yale University Press, Yellin, Jean. Abolitionist Sisterhood: Women's Political Culture in Antebellum America. Cornell University Press,

Activism. In , Pugh became involved in the abolitionist movement after hearing a speech given by George Thompson. After the New American Anti-Slavery Society was founded in December , some female members in attendance, including Lucretia Mott, sought to create a female organization for , they created the Philadelphia Female Anti-Slavery Society three days later, on. ABOLITIONIST SISTERHOOD: WOMEN'S POLITICAL CULTURE N ANTEBELLUM AMERICA ()[hereinafter ABOLITIONIST SISTERHOOD]; Curtis, supra note 7, at 13 See ABOLITIONIST SISTERHOOD, supra n at ; NYE, supra n at ].

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A lively exploration of this nineteenth-century reform movement, The Abolitionist Sisterhood includes chapters on the principal female antislavery societies, discussions of black women's political culture in the antebellum North, articles on the strategies and tactics the antislavery women devised, a pictorial essay presenting rare graphics from both sides of abolitionist debates, and a final chapter comparing.

Male abolitionists, like other men of this era, generally accepted the “cult of true womanhood,” which prescribed separate spheres for each gender.

Women, therefore, were asked to attend the conference only as witnesses. culture to abolitionism. They organized fairs to raise money for the anti-slavery cause, wrote and published abolitionist pamphlets and giftbooks, and circulated antislavery and antiracist petitions to state and federal gov-ernments.

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The Liberator (–65) The Liberator, founded by the ardent abolitionist William Lloyd Garrison, had a paid circulation of roughly 3, in the North. However, its message sprawled across the nation as it was spread by word of mouth or handed down copies to those who couldn’t afford a subscription.

Sisterhood and Slavery: Transatlantic Antislavery and Women's Rights OctoberYale University New Haven, Connecticut British Abolitionism and Feminism in Transatlantic and Imperial Perspective Clare Midgley Introduction This paper seeks to throw new light on the link between abolitionism and feminism byFile Size: 47KB.

InWilliam Wells Brown, abolitionist and former slave, published The Anti-Slavery Harp, “a collection of songs for anti-slavery meetings,” which contains songs and occasional poems.

The Anti-Slavery Harp is in the format of a “songster”—giving the lyrics and. Home Archives Pennsylvania History vol. 64, no. 3, Summer Book Reviews Book Reviews: The Abolitionist Sisterhood: Women's Political Culture in Antebellum America, by Jean Fagan Yellin and John C.

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Click Download or Read Online button to get the new york abolitionists book now. This site is like a library, Use search box in the widget to get ebook that you want. Julia Williams (born July 1, - January 7, ) was an African-American abolitionist who was active in free in Charleston, South Carolina, she moved with her family as a child to Boston, Massachusetts and was educated in the North.

A member of the Boston Female Anti-Slavery Society, she attended the Anti-Slavery Convention of American Women in New York in He has edited numerous volumes, including Latrobe's View of America, and The Abolitionist Sisterhood: Women's Political Culture in Antebellum America.

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