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Hello Mr. Dred Scott, my name is John Emerson and you'll be working for me now so lets go to Alabama now we have work to do
OHHH OKK I guess you be the man I have to work for now
Hiiii I'm Dred Scott
Hello Mr. Scott I'm Harriet Tubman
In Louis Missouri 1831 a enslave that goes by the name Dred Scott was a slave that wanted his freedom. A man name John Emerson who asked Dred to work for him and move to Alabama.
John Emerson took Dred Scott to Alabama to work which was a frees state at the time. Dred Scott proceed with doing all the work.
because I lived with this man in two different free states
Dred Scott why is you suing this man for your freedom?
In Fort Snelling Missouri Dred Scott stumble across a another slave which was a women name Harriet Tubman later on they got married in 1836/1837.
I DECLARE FREEDOM TO MR SCOTT IN HIS FAMILY !!!
In 1843 40 years old John Emerson died from tuberculosis and Dred, Harriet, and their children were hired out by Mrs. John Emerson to work for other families in St. Louis.
Later after John Emerson died Dred Scott decided to take the case to court which became as Dred Scott v. Sanford. The case didn't as plan because Dred was a slave.
After Eleven years of fighting with the Supreme Court finally Dred and his family gained their freedom.