Grade 8
A Moment in Time
  A Quaker Abolitionist
(Use with p. 323.)

Use the Internet to learn more about the Quakers and their work for the antislavery movement in the mid-1800s.

George Fox: An Autobiography
You can read the autobiography of George Fox, founder of the Quakers, at this Internet site. This primary source document details the history of the Society of Friends and explains Fox's beliefs on issues such as slavery.
http://www.ccel.org/ccel/fox_g/autobio.titlepage.html

 


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