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Lesson 7: Read about Keckley’s emancipation

Lesson 7: Read about Keckley’s emancipation

Students read Chapter 3 of Behind the Scenes and discover how Keckley spent her early adult life. They read about how Keckley gained her freedom and analyze additional passages that reveal her attitudes toward slavery.