Dbq On African Americans

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Just like the Jews escaping from Hitler, African Americans escaped and ended slavery. They did it using various methods. Some of which were passing information to the Union Army, escaping to northern territories, and serving in the Union Army(Doc. 1)(Doc. 2)(Doc. 4)(Doc. 5). These actions affected the African Americans and the United States by helping the African Americans earn citizenship and abolishing slavery in America(Doc. 6)Doc. 7)(Doc. 7). Slaves helped end slavery by passing information to Union lines(Doc. 1). Since they were in the South, they could hear plans of the Confederacy(OI). Then they could head North to Union lines and tell them the Information(Doc. 2)(Doc. 5). Early in the Civil War, General George McClellan heard General

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