Use the following websites, and any additional research (it is acceptable to use wikipedia for
this assignment), and submit an essay that examines the role of women
in the anti-slavery (abolition) movement during the 19th century. Essay
should be a minimum of 500-750 words in length, use MLA style for use of
sources and citations.
Address the following questions in your essay:
- What motivated women to become involved in the abolition movement?
- How did they contribute to the movement to abolish slavery?
- Who were some of the key women in the movement?
- What was the relationship between abolitionism and the emergence of the women’s rights movement?