It is 1776 and Quakers are trying to stop using slaves because they believe that it wrong to own slaves. And this will be the start of people getting rid of owning slaves
No, No, No
Shall such a man be held a slave in a Christain land
By 1792 states down to Maine have anti-slavery societies. This led to in 1808 the US making the trading of slaves in the Atlantic illegal
One of the owners of Quakers in a meeting with other abolitionist trying to find out a way to get slaves out.
The Quaker owner meets Frederick Douglass a former slave that had ran way and now is speaking out about slavery about the abolitionist movement. People are cheering and supporting the movement.
For a long time there was a disagreement between the south and the north and every year and convention that they had it just got worse and it became hard for everyone. Untill the south wanted to become its own country (Confederates). That became a war and that war was named the civil war. The north won ending slavery
The impact that the slavery reform had on our generation is that we are all created equal. And for a long time people were not equal that is why people fought that fight. Every American person can vote and is born equal that is what Frederick Douglass, sojourner truth, and all of the other abolitionist wanted.