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Harriet Beecher Stowe

Important Events and Ideas

  • Write a book called "Uncle Tom's Cabin" that created some political issues between the United states and the United kingdom
  • in 1832 her father assumed the presidency of lane teological seminary in Cincinnati, Ohio.she followed her family.
  • Born on june 14th 1811 in Litchfeild, Connecticut

"Did you know..." Factoids

  • Did you know that she was the daughter of a famous protestant preacher?
  • Did you know that Harriet worked as a teacher with her older sister Catharine and that her earliest publication was a geography for children?
  • Did youknow that she wrote at least ten adult novels in her life time?

"I wonder...." Questions

  • I wonder why she wrote children's books and adult novels bur didn't write young adult books? (or that by children she ment young adult).
  • I wonder why she wrote so many books against slavery and not on any other topic?
  • Why did her book create political issues between the United States and the United Kingdom?

What I think about this person

  • I think this person was a great insperation on a lot of people in the time period several years after because she was against slavery.
  • I think this person was a great writer because she could write all diferrent kinds of styles like adult, children, poetry,travel books, and more.

Connections

  • I think she was like Abraham Lincon because they both made a differance in the world because they were both against slavery.
  • I think she was like Harriet Tubman becuase they both were helping the under ground railroad and both against slavery.
  • I think she was like most of the moms that I know, trying to help thier kids (Harriet helping by making an impact by writing) and stering them away from bad things (Harriet convincing people to be against slavery).


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