For the 2ND essay assignment in this class, you will choose one of the following: TIME TRAVEL OR FINDING A DIARY/JOURNAL to complete the assignment. In this paper, you can write about a person, place, event, or idea as long as you include the following specifications:
The first part of the Essay is AMERICAN REVOLUTION TO 1850s: any person, place, event, or idea mentioned during this time. Example: women’s roles during the American Revolution, Westward Expansion, Gold Rush, the Constitution, etc.
The second part of the Essay is 1850s THROUGH THE CIVIL WAR (1880). Examples: Slave Codes in the South, King Cotton, any aspect of the Civil War, etc.
* I chose : First Part :
Theodore Parker and the Abolitionist Role in the 1850s
The following source is a compilation of primary sources by Theodore Parker:
Heyrman, C. L. (2019). Christopher Grasso. Skepticism and American Faith: From the Revolution to the Civil War.
Levine, R. S. (2018). Larry J. Reynolds’s European Revolutions and the American Literary Renaissance Thirty Years Later. South Central Review, 35(3), 3-11.
Second part: The Jerry McHenry Rescue and the Growth of Northern Antislavery Sentiment during the 1850s.
The following sources is a newspaper article about the Jerry McHenry rescue:
Fitzgerald, M. W. (2018). Alabama’s Class Politics Through The Civil War Crisis–And Its Echoes. Civil War Book Review, 20(1), 21.
Anderson, K. (2018). Slavery on the Periphery: The Kansas Missouri Border in the Antebellum and Civil War Eras. Civil War History, 64(1), 98-100
* 4-6 pages in length, typed & double-spaced
* 12 point font with Times New Roman preferred
* At least 2 primary sources used and 4 secondary sources for at least 6 sources total
* Endnotes to be used
* Avoid plagarisim
PART 1: 2-3 PAGES WITH 1 PRIMARY SOURCE AND AT LEAST 2 SECONDARY SOURCES USED.
PART 2: 2-3 PAGES WITH 1 PRIMARY SOURCE AND AT LEAST 2 SECONDARY SOURCES USED.