Fredrick Douglass

Evidence: Frederick Douglass was an African American social reformer, orator, writer, and statesman. After he escaped from slavery he became a leader of the abolitionist movement.

He wrote several autobiographies. One of his writings, agrues what white people thought slaves lacked the intellectual capacity to function

He wrote several Autobiographies. One of his writings, argues what white people thought which was that slaves lacked the intellectual capacity to function as independent American citizens. Many Northers also found it hard to believe such a great orator had been a slave, being living proof that that do have that ability. Warrant #1

Douglass Also actively supported womans suffrage and held several public offices, without his approval Douglass became the first African American nominated for Vice President of the United States. Warrant #2

He stood as a living Counter example to slave holders, he wanted slaves free and was so strong after being one himself. He went against many whom had slaves and wrote several autobiographies about it. So in conclusion this is why i think Fredrick Douglass is the most awesome person of the civil War. Warrant #3

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