423006: Great Stories Volume #5 - Audiobook on CD Great Stories Volume #5 - Audiobook on CD
By Your Story Hour

Your Story Hour is proud to present another great collection of exciting dramatized stories. You will be inspired by the stories of Sojourner Truth, a slave who championed her people; Hudson Tayler, a missionary to China, John Newton, a slave-trader who became the author of "Amazing Grace," and Eleanor Roosevelt, a famous First Lady. Great listening for kids of all ages. 6 CDs.

741451: African-American Heroes of the Civil War African-American Heroes of the Civil War
By Mike Walbridge / Walch Education

Explore the untold stories of African Americans who played a role in our nation's bloodiest conflict. Written with the National Standards for U.S. History in mind, this reproducible book brings to light the valuable contributions of 20 African Americans during the American Civil War. Six engaging in-depth biographies explore the rich lives of Andr&#233 Cailloux, William Carney, Robert Smalls, Frederick Douglass, Harriet Tubman, and Charlotte Forten. Additional mini-biographies describe the roles played by 14 other African-American heroes, including Martin Delany, Sojourner Truth, and Francis Dumas. You will also find extensive teacher notes, worksheets for building comprehension skills, suggestions for culminating assessment projects, and more. Grades 6-9.

Slideshow pictures courtesy of Wikimedia Commons, (search for Sojourner Truth)

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Sojourner Truth statue in the snow
Close-up of Sojourner in the snow
Sojourner Truth memorial in Battle Creek, Michigan
Sojourner Truth monument, Ulster Count Courthouse, New York
African American portraits book by Deborah Willis
"Ain't I a Woman" statue
Sojourner Truth and Frederick Douglass wax figures
Sojourner Truth quilt
Sojourner Truth monument
Sojourner Truth grave
Sojourner Truth monument
Sojourner Truth plaque
Wax figure of Sojourner Truth, Prince George County Library
Sojourner Truth bust in the Capitol, Washington D.C.
Unveiling of Sojourner Truth bust at the Capitol
Article and videos of the unveiling of the Sojourner Truth bust at the Capitol
Sign in New Paltz, New York
Sojourner Truth photo
Douglass Truth Library, Seattle, Washington
Sojourner Truth signature