This blog page is being used by Belthorne Design Studios to share research information relating to US History from 1850 to 1900 and any other fantastic graphic design creations. Final quilt piece information can be found at the Quilting a Nation page (please click link to the right).
Olive Karlsen, Julia Canfield, Uncle Tom's Cabin, Karen's Office.
This shows how people all over the world were reading Uncle Tom's Cabin. This put slavery in The United States under scrutiny. The reviewer points out that Harriet Beecher Stowe uses fiction in a way that is so much more exciting and interesting than giving a sermon.