Angelina and Sarah Grimke
By: Liza Sutten & Alyssa Hills

Background Information:

Slave owning family

Only rich southerners who fought against slavery

Accomplishments:

Angelina joined the Philadelphia female anti slavery society and wrote letters to newspapers protesting against slavery

Toured in Massachusetts attracting hundreds of people to their speeches against slavery

Angelina was the first woman to speak in front of a legislative committee

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