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  1. coming together for blacks to have dialogue about issues plaguing african american community
  2. no. would disrupt social hierarchy
  3. first guy to die in Boston Massacre. was african american, was used as a symbol to rally African Americans to the army
  4. american convention for promoting the abolition of slavery and improving the condition of the african race
  5. robert newsom would rape her. eventually entered relationship. bf told her to stop relations. celia kill robert. chops him up and burns him
  6. born in Gambia. purchased as servant by John Wheatley. very intelligent, wrote poetry. was sent to London to get education
  7. country to resettle people who had been slaves in american colonies
  8. for every 5 slaves, 3 get counted as people and 3/5 of slaves would be taxed
  9. expanded US territory. slavery prohibited here
  10. venue built by abolitionists but riots will destroy it
  11. most important black owned, black ran newspaper
  12. no good soil, people already living there, no similarities between natives and americans
  13. escaped slavery and came to boston but was captured by slave catchers. ban of african americans stormed jail and broke him out. went to canada
  14. ignored federal law and made it illegal for state law enforcement to help with capturing fugitive slaves
  15. meeting houses
  16. blacks weren't actually allowed in them. anti slavery did not always mean pro black
  17. formal emancipation from slavery
  18. move feet and body in circle to symbolize connection between past, present, and future
  19. "if you work for me for 5 more years, i'll give you my freedom"
  20. revolution rhetoric
  21. led revolts that were not very objective. killed 57 whites. revered by abolitionists
  22. directed first anti-slavery organization, Pennsylvania society for promoting the abolition of slavery
  23. believed if they fought they would be granted freedom
  24. first anti slavery political party
  25. most important venue for blacks to speak out against slavery
  26. augustine school in philadelphia
  27. black george washington
  28. concept that slavery should be illegal in this territory
  29. wanted to take territory in LA purchase and make it a state (Nebraska) but bc of MO compromise, slavery would be illegal. revised bill to make two states: kansas and nebraska
  30. washington d.c. purchased her freedom and then went on to purchase many others'
  31. free labor state
  32. slave owners were reimbursed for their "loss of property"
  33. encouraged them to protest and escape
  34. the american colonization society
  35. absalom jones
  36. wanted to lead revolt against harper's ferry, steal weapons, give weapons out and lead a slave revolt. VA militia is called in by robert e lee. revolt is put down and brown is executed
  37. very passionate anti-slavery spokesperson
  38. banned their citizens from participating although slavery itself was not illegal
  39. established by prince hall, free slave living in boston. rejected by americans, instead initiated by irish lodge
  40. pioneering historian on slavery. he thought slavery was benign, paternalism and christian inducing thing
  41. god created hierarchy. blacks more closely related to apes than whites
  42. decreased need for slave labor
  43. in philly. basically a frat organization
  44. spread ideas about anti slavery
  45. sent to illinois for four years and his master died. inherited by master's widow. sues for freedom based on fact that he was brought into state where slavery was illegal. ruled in scott's favor
  46. sally hemmings
  47. ambushed, sold into slavery, sent word to john quincy adams to get his release. henry clay secures his freedom. slave owner lets him go free only if he returns to africa
  48. dressed ellen as sickly white man and cast william as her servant. got on train and went all the way to boston
  49. destined for sail to deep south. slaves took control of ship and sailed for bahamas. because of british law once they reached shores of bahamas they were free
  50. benjamin franklin
  51. born free. first person to build large clock in US. first african american govt employee. publishes almanac. dialogue with thomas jefferson on slavery
  52. didn't necessarily like blacks but didn't want them in labor field
  53. radicalized by baltimore alliance. most important abolitionist of 19th century
  54. largest slave revolt in american history. 180-200 people involved. they will be massacred and those left alive will tortured and then executed
  55. both
  56. afraid slave owners would neglect elderly slaves
  57. if slaves escaped from SC and went to place like MA, slave owner could come to MA and retrieve them even though slavery was illegal there
  58. passage denouncing it deleted by congress. only passage about slavery will accuse brits of provoking slaves to revolt.
  59. not to abolish slavery but to bring the south back into national fold
  60. a part of ethiopian regiment. captures rebel militia captain. is known for guerilla tactics. promoted over 24 black soldiers
  61. free labor
  62. 1) admits CA as a free state 2) outlaws slave trade in DC 3) created stronger fugitive slave act
  63. constitution
  64. emancipated his slaves at his death
  65. sold rebellious slaves further south for punishment. 400,000 slaves will be moved from the old south to the deep south
  66. William Still and PA vigilance association
  67. richard allen
  68. slave ship picks up people up in Sierra Leone but as making their way into USA the slaves will rise up and kill everyone on ship except for two people who were supposed to steer them back to africa. brought them back to africa but eventually won their freedom
  69. led massive revolt. affiliated with ame church. gulla jack. 100 arrested and vesey and jack executed. ame disbanded
  70. abolition of slavery
  71. garrison's radicalism and because he was a feminist
  72. african americans suing on technicalities to obtain freedom
  73. internal slave trade. focused on bring slaves from old east and old south to the deep south
  74. people being freed after long number of years
  75. increased rates of slaves being brought into US. 40,000 will enter charleston.
  76. african americans not biologically inferior but were made inferior by conditions of plantations
  77. NE states
  78. use of religious language to persuade people to abandon slavery
  79. will have abolitionist newspaper. forced to leave st. louis and throw his presses in MS river and mob killed him
  80. philadelphia female anti-slavery society
  81. illegitimate children
  82. forced marshals and even citizens to help capture suspected runaways
  83. 20 years
  84. literate slave in Va. plotted to seize Richmond and capture the governor. two enslaved people alerted authorities and participants are are hunted down. gabriel executed
  85. emancipated slaves at his death
  86. last english governor of VA offered to liberate blacks if they joined ethiopian regiment
  87. question of slavery in newly acquired territories really pushes the US toward the civil war
  88. to contain slavery to where it already existed
  89. established first integrated school in MA and helped establish friendly society of Sierra Leone
  90. first black slave in MA to file freedom suit and win
  91. creator of first african american newspaper
  92. newspaper founded by garrison
  93. voodoo
  94. no
  95. eli whitney's cotton gin
  96. created out of desire to preserve identity
  97. augustan
  98. the second awakening