Flashcards in Expanding the nation Deck (12):
a movement to end slavery, wheather formal or informal. historical movement to end rhe african and indian slave trade
abstinence from drinking alcohol
dorothea dix witnessed poor treatment in asylum and fined prisons and fought for better rights
women wanted equal rights idk
william lloyd garrison
prominent americanabolitionist, journalist, suffragist, and social reformer
african american social reformer, abolitionist, orator, writer, and statesmen
african american abolitionist and womens rights activist. truth was born into slavery , but escaped with her infant daughter to freedom in 1826
network of secret routes and safe houses used by 19 century enslaved people of african descent
american activist on behalf of the indignent insane, who were treated poorly in asylums.
cult of domesticity
prevailing value sysytem among the upper and middle classes during nineteen century in us.
senaca falls convention
the first womans rights convention. discussed social, civil, and religous rights of women