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Yet in many States this was not an issue, for many worked to end slavery during and after the American Revolution. Each lesson revolves around a central historical question and features sets of primary documents modified for groups of students with diverse reading skills and abilities. If he's right, in other words, then the traditional narrative of the creation of the U. The amendment was subsequently ratified by Massachusetts, March 4, 1913; New Hampshire, March 7, 1913 (after having rejected it on March 2, 1911).

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