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Truth, Sojourner 1799-1883

Overview
Works: 397 works in 814 publications in 2 languages and 55,457 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Case studies  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Sources  Musical settings  Personal narratives  Educational films  Records and correspondence  Biographies 
Subject Headings: African Americans 
Roles: Author, Lyricist
Classifications: E185.97.T8, B
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Most widely held works about Sojourner Truth
 
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Slave narratives by William L Andrews( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 2,021 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Consists of primary source material in the form of personal narratives
Narrative of Sojourner Truth by Olive Gilbert( Book )

25 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in English and held by 1,664 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The autobiography of the pioneer for racial and sexual equality discusses her years as a slave in upstate New York and describes the spiritual revelations that turned her into an abolitionist
Narrative of Sojourner Truth by Olive Gilbert( Book )

23 editions published between 1875 and 2001 in English and held by 1,182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fiery speaker, Sojourner Truth was among the foremost women evangelists. This reprint of her original 1878 publication sheds light into the life of this well-known ex-slave and ardent abolitionist. Show More Show Less
Great American women's speeches by Sharon Donovan( Recording )

6 editions published between 1973 and 1995 in English and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Great speeches from the late 18th century to the early 20th century concerning the rights and role of women
The power of speech( Visual )

4 editions published between 1994 and 2002 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows how the power of speech can move people to action. The three speeches highlighted demonstrate the secrets of using compelling, persuasive language
Narrative of Sojourner Truth : a northern slave, emancipated from bodily servitude by the state of New York, in 1828 : with a portrait by Olive Gilbert( Book )

4 editions published between 1850 and 1853 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three narratives of slavery by Sojourner Truth( Book )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Narrative of Sojourner Truth : a bondswoman of olden time by Olive Gilbert( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Ain't I a woman?" by James Tenney( )

4 editions published between 1992 and 2016 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sojourner Truth : --ain't I a woman? by Avery Sharpe( Recording )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sojourner Truth, born c.1797 and died November 1883, was the self-given name of Isabella Baumfree, an African American abolitionist and women's rights activist who was born a slave. Now, Avery Sharpe is excited about making the public aware of her struggle and her contributions to history through original musical composition. This is music inspired by and based on her life, and on the famous speech she made for women's suffrage in 1851, later titled ''Ain't I A Woman.''
Feminismos negros : una antología( Book )

5 editions published in 2012 in Spanish and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sojourner Truth : walking to freedom by Sojourner Truth( Recording )

2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program recounts the life of Sojourner Truth, her life as a slave and her travels prior to the Civil War wherein she gained massive support for the anti-slavery movement
Twelve years a slave and other slave narratives( Book )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The narrative of sojourner truth by Olive Gilbert( )

2 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life story of Sojourner Truth, the slave who won her freedom and became a famous abolitionist, as told by Truth to Olive Gilbert
The Negro woman by Jean Marilyn Brannon( Recording )

1 edition published in 1966 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What if I am a woman?( Recording )

2 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Black women's speeches by Maria W. Stewart, Sojourner Truth, Sarah Parker Remond, Mary Church Terrell, Ida B. Wells-Barnett, Fannie Lee Chaney, Shirley Chisholm, Mrs. Martin Luther King, and Angela Davis
Narrative of Sojourner Truth : A Northern Slave by Sojourner Truth( )

2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Truth spoke about abolition, women's rights, prison reform, and preached to the Legislature against capital punishment. Not everyone welcomed her preaching and lectures, but she had many friends and staunch support among many influential people at the time, including Amy Post, Parker Pillsbury, Frances Gage, Wendell Phillips, William Lloyd Garrison, Laura Smith Haviland, Lucretia Mott, and Susan B. Anthony. Truth started dictating her memoirs to her friend Olive Gilbert, and in 1850 William Lloyd Garrison privately published her book, The Narrative of Sojourner Truth: A Northern Slave
Letter from Sojourner Truth to Mary Gale, February 25, 1894 by Sojourner Truth( )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sojourner truth letter from the Library of Congress American memory project by Sojourner Truth( )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Slave narratives
Alternative Names
Baumfree, Bell

Baumfree, Isabella.

Baumfree Isabella 1797-1883

Baumfree, Isabella 1799-1883

Baumfree, Isabella, -1883

Baumfree, Isabella d. 1883

Bomefree, Isabella 1797-1883

Sodžerner Trut

Sojourner Truth 1797-1883

Sojourner Truth 1799-1883

Sojourner Truth, -1883

Sojourner Truth activista afroamericana

Sojourner Truth afroamerikai abolicionista és női jogi aktivista

Sojourner Truth Amerikaans auteur

Sojourner Truth amerikanische Freiheitskämpferin, Frauenrechtlerin und Wanderpredigerin

Sojourner Truth attivista statunitense

Sojourner Truth d. 1883

Sojourner Truth, Truth

Sojourner Truthová

Truth, Isabella 1797?-1883

Truth, Sojourner 1797-1883

Truth, Sojourner d. 1883

Van Wagenen, Isabella

Van Wagenen Isabella 1797-1883

Van Wagenen, Isabella 1799-1883

Van Wagenen, Isabella, -1883

Van Wagenen, Isabella d. 1883

Van Wagener, Isabella

Van Wagener Isabella 1797-1883

Van Wagener, Isabella 1799-1883

Van Wagener, Isabella, -1883

Van Wagener, Isabella d. 1883

VanWagenen, Isabella 1797-1883

VanWagener, Isabella 1797-1883

Соджорнер Трут

Сожурне Трус

Соуджърнър Трут

Соџернер Трут

סוג'ורנר טרות'

سوجورنر تروث

سوژورنه تروث یک مدافع حقوق زنان و از مخالفان برده‌داری در آمریکا

சோஜோர்னர் ட்ரூத்

സോജേണർ ട്രൂത്ത്

소저너 트루스

ソジャーナ・トゥルース

索杰纳·特鲁思

Languages
English (271)

Spanish (5)

Covers
Narrative of Sojourner TruthNarrative of Sojourner TruthGreat American women's speechesThree narratives of slaverySojourner Truth : ain't I a woman?Only passing through : the story of Sojourner TruthJourney toward freedom : the story of Sojourner Truth