Archive for the Characters Category

Sacagawea

Lewis and Clark were commissioned by President Thomas Jefferson to explore the northern section of the newly acquired LA Purchase. They took a French-Canadian trapper and his young Shoshone wife as interpreters. Because she carried her baby, tribes they encountered knew it was a mission of peace.

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Susan B. Anthony

She was an American social reformer who played a pivotal role in the women’s suffrage movement, as well as an advocate for the abolishment of slavery while only 17 years old.

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Fanny Crosby

How could a blind woman in the 1800’s compose over 8,000 poems, many of which have been set to music? These have become beloved hymns, including Blessed Assurance, All the Way My Savior Leads Me, Rescue the Perishing, Draw Me Nearer and more!

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