Sojourner Truth: Childhood and Youth

November 2010
Skipping Stones;Nov/Dec2010, Vol. 22 Issue 5, p34
The article offers information on the life of slave Sojourner Truth during chidhood and young adolescence, as studied by the 3rd and 4th graders at Maple Ridge School. Truth spent her childhood and youth in Maple Ridge School in the mid-Hudson Valley, New York and New Jersey. It notes that the students also performed a play on Truth's life and faith, and her struggle for equality and freedom.


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