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Chapter 16

The reforming spirit

abolitionending something completely
underground railroadsecret network of people who helped runaway slaves
conductorsomeone who helped escaping persons move from place to place on the railroad
stationplaces along the railroad where slaves hid
Herman Melvilleauthor of Moby Dick
Henry David Thoreauauthor of Walden
Horace Mannled fight for better public schools in Massachusetts
Dorthea Dixuncovered poor treatment of mentally ill and criminals
Middle Passagename Africans gave to trip across the Atlantic to New World enslavement
Mount Holyoke Femalefirst women's college in the U.S.
Nathaniel Hawthorneauthor of the Scarlet Letter
temperence movementcampaign against drinking of alcohol

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