In the Footsteps of Sojourner TruthSojourner Truth was born as Isabella Baumfree. She was a slave who was sold several times until she was freed under New York state law. She became an abolitionist and women's rights advocate through her religious activism. Her narrative is the autobiography of her life and experiences.
Produced by Kerry Buckley, Historic Northampton Museum and Education Center
Who were the members of the Northampton Association of Education and Industry?
Why did they hope to accomplish?
How successful were they?