SS Chapter 17 Timeline

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Quakers

01/03/1776

Quakers stopped owning slaves

Virginia and South

1/1/1792

Virginia and states south stopped owning slaves

Slave Trade

1/1/1808

Slave Trade ended

Church Leaders

1/1/1820 - 1/1/1830

Church leaders formed the second great awakening.

American Reformers

1/1/1820 - 1/1/1830

Reformers devoted themselves to ending slavery

Elementary Schools

1/1/1820 - 1/1/1830

Set up all over New York

Newspaper

1/1/1831

A very religious man started an abolitionist newspaper.

"Land of the free."

1/1/1835

Poster put up saying land of the free

Ohio's college

1/1/1837

First to add Women

Two women in London

1/1/1840

Two women met in London for a convention

Dorthea Dix teaches in jail

1/1/1841

George Ripley

1/1/1841

He started a community called Brook Farm

Thoreau lived alone in nature

1/1/1845

300 people arrived for Seneca Falls

07/19/1848

Group formed for women's rights

1/1/1851

Dorthea Dix died

1/1/1887