Angelina and Sarah Grimke
By: Rachel and Holly


-Both of them were born into the upper class south but were denied the right to fight against slavery

-Grew up in a planter household in South Carolina

-Sarah taught slave children to read in secret


- In front of a state legislature they were the first women to testify about the rights of African Americans

- Angelina wrote her book called Appeal to the Christian Women of the South that convinced the white women of the south to take on to the antislavery cause

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2 years ago

Looks excellent! Keep it up girls!