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May 29, 1851

“Truth is powerful and it prevails.” Sojourner Truth

Sojourner Truth delivers her “Ain’t I Woman?” speech at the Women’s Convention in Ohio.

Sojourner Truth was an African-American abolitionist and women’s rights activist. Truth was born into slavery in Swartekill, Ulster County, New York, but escaped with her infant daughter to freedom in 1826

Sojourner Truth – American women’s rights activist – Associated Links:

  • Sojourner Truth | Biography: https://www.biography.com/people/sojourner-truth-9511284
  • Sojourner Truth | HISTORY: http://www.history.com/topics/black-history/sojourner-truth
  • Sojourner Truth | National Women’s History Museum: https://www.womenshistory.org/education-resources/biographies/sojourner-truth
  • Sojourner Truth | PBS: http://www.pbs.org/thisfarbyfaith/people/sojourner_truth.html
  • Sojourner Truth – A Life of and Legacy of Faith| Sojourner Truth Institute: http://www.sojournertruth.org/Library/Archive/LegacyOfFaith.htm
  • Sojourner Truth | Women’s Rights National Rights Historical Park: https://www.nps.gov/wori/learn/historyculture/sojourner-truth.htm
  • Sojourner Truth | FemBio: http://www.fembio.org/english/biography.php/woman/biography/sojourner-truth/
  • Sojourner Truth | Biography Online: https://www.biographyonline.net/women/sojourner-truth-biography.html
  • Sojourner Truth | Quotes: https://www.brainyquote.com/authors/sojourner_truth
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Link to Photo Credit: Ain’t I A Woman Speech

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