The Abolitionist Movement in the United States, 1850-1865

5 pages | 1140 words

The abolitionist movement was a social and political campaign against slavery and the slave trade that became prominent in the United States during the early 19th century. The movement gained momentum in the 1820s and 1830s, culminating in the Civil War. Notable figures in the movement include William Lloyd Garrison, Abraham Lincoln, and Harriet Tubman.

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The Use of Dolls to Represent the Struggles of Black Women: A Qualitative Content Analysis

2 pages | 440 words

This essay discusses how Annie B. Henry's black doll collection is used to represent the struggles that women undergo to achieve self-representation. The author conducted a qualitative content analysis of interviews with Henry and articles about her and her doll collection, and found that the collection is used as a way to remember and honor the struggles of black women throughout history, educate others about the experiences of black women, and promote positive self-image among black women and girls.