Angeline and Amherst
By Ms. Bohan's 6th Grade Class
We don't know much about Angeline Palmer, no pictures of her exist. However, the story of the Abduction of Angeline has given our class insight into 19th century Amherst history.
Start here with the facts.
Then read the story:
The Abduction of Angeline.
Follow the links in the story to learn about what was happening in Amherst that contributed to the abduction of Angeline.
Then follow the links below to learn more about 19th Century Amherst.
Abolition | The African American Experience in Amherst | Angeline | Events of the times | Life in Amherst | The Hills Hat Factory | Henry Jackson | The Town Poor Farm | Zion Chapel
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