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Course: Honors U.S. History (HUSH): Resources on protest before the Civil War

2022-23 research project guide

Revolts, Protests, Demonstrations, and Rebellions

Abolition and anti-slavery


Other reform movements

  • Capitalism
  • Child welfare
  • Immigration qualifications
  • Indentured servitude
  • Indian policy
  • American Maroon communities
  • Nativism
  • Prison reform
  • Racial injustice in places where slavery was banned
  • Religious freedom and Religious intolerance - Library of Congress exhibition on Religion and the Founding of the American Republic covers 17th and 18th religious movements including the Great Awakening.
  • "Wage slavery"

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