Her best-known speech was delivered extemporaneously, in 1851, at the Ohio Women's Rights Convention in Akron, Ohio. The speech became widely known during the Civil War by the title Ain't I a Woman? A variation of the original speech re-written by someone else using a stereotypical Southern dialect; whereas Sojourner Truth was from New York and grew up speaking Dutch. Truth helped recruit black troops for the Union Army.After the war, she tried unsuccessfully to secure land grants. In 2014, Truth was included in Smithsonian. Magazine's list of the 100 Most Significant Americans of All Time.
The item "Sojourner Truth Abolitionist With Backmark Civil War CDV" is in sale since Tuesday, September 25, 2018. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\Civil War (1861-65)\Original Period Items\Photographs".
The seller is "dated-liberty" and is located in Winter Haven, Florida. This item can be shipped to United States.