Presentation on theme: "The Age of Reform $200 $400 $600 $800 $1000 Improving Society"— Presentation transcript:
1 The Age of Reform $200 $400 $600 $800 $1000 Improving Society The Fight Against SlaveryA Call for Women’s RightsAmerican Literature and ArtsOdds and Ends$200$400$600$800$1000
2 This preacher helped lead the Second Great Awakening in the early 1800s Who is Charles Finney?
3 She was the most important leader of the Underground Railroad. Who is Harriet Tubman?
4 She worked tirelessly to gain rights for women “citizens” Who is Susan B. Anthony?
5 It was the book written by Thoreau about his experience of living in the woods. What is Walden?
6 Who is William Lloyd Garrison? He cofounded the New England Anti-Slavery Society and published the LiberatorWho is William Lloyd Garrison?
7 He believed that public education is essential for democracy to work. Who is Horace Mann?
8 It was the main goal of abolitionists. What is an immediate end of slavery?
9 This African American woman became a powerful voice on behalf of both enslaved African Americans and WomenWho is Sojourner Truth?
10 They were the favorite subject of American painters in the mid-1800s. What are landscapes of nature in America?
11 What is predestination? It is the idea that God decided the fate of a person’s soul even before birthWhat is predestination?
12 This Massachusetts school teacher worked to convince state legislatures to improve prison conditions Who is Dorothea Dix?
13 What is the gradual elimination of slavery? It was a requirement of most Northern state constitutions in the early 1800s.What is the gradual elimination of slavery?
14 She was infuriated, along with Elizabeth Cady Stanton, when she was not allowed to participate in an anti-slavery convention in London in 1840.Who is Lucretia Mott?
15 He encouraged people to live simply and to practice civil disobedience Who is Henry David Thoreau?
16 She helped Lucretia Mott organize the Seneca Falls Convention in 1848. Who is Elizabeth Cady Stanton?
17 This region was where you would find the most public elementary schools in the mid-1800s What is the Northeast?
18 What are coastal routes? Daily Double They were the safest “Railroad” routes for the “Conductors”What are coastal routes?
19 What is the National Women’s Suffrage Association? Susan B. Anthony and Elizabeth Cady Stanton founded this “association” in 1869.What is the National Women’s Suffrage Association?
20 What is Transcendentalism? This movement sought to explore the relationship between humans and nature through emotions rather than through reason.What is Transcendentalism?
21 This concept that people could improve themselves and society led to a wave of reform movements. What is free will?
22 Dorothea Dix proposed that city and state governments improve prison conditions in these 3 ways. What are:Provide better nutritionStop sending debtors to prisonBuild new, more sanitary, and more humane prisons
23 What is losing their jobs to former slaves? It was a prominent fear of northern workers during the abolitionist movement.What is losing their jobs to former slaves?
24 By the mid-1800s, women had gained the right to this privilege. What is a college education?
25 This group of painters painted landscapes of the Hudson River Valley. What is the Hudson River School?
26 What are: The Underground Railroad American Colonization Society These 2 organizations attempted to help slaves relocate to new locations where they could be free.What are:The Underground RailroadAmerican Colonization Society