William Wells Brown: Biography, Books & Quotes


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After he escaped from slavery, what kind of work did William Wells Brown perform?

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1. What is William Wells Brown known for?

2. How did William Wells Brown obtain his freedom?

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Explore the quiz and worksheet to see what you know about William Wells Brown. His life and books are highlighted on the quiz.

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  • Why William Wells Brown is most famous
  • Work that William Wells Brown performed after escaping slavery
  • How William Wells Brown was educated
  • Why William Wells Brown became free

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  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information about how Brown gained his freedom and interpret it correctly

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