• Harriet Beecher Stowe - Wikipedia

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Harriet_Beecher_Stowe Harriet Elisabeth Beecher Stowe (/ s t oʊ /; June 14, 1811 – July 1, 1896) was an American abolitionist and author. She came from the Beecher family, a famous religious family, and is best known for her novel Uncle Tom's Cabin (1852), which depicts the harsh conditions for enslaved African Americans. The book reached millions as a novel and play, and became influential in the United States ...
  • Harriet Beecher Stowe | Biography, Books, & Facts | Britannica

    www.britannica.com/biography/Harriet-Beecher-Stowe Harriet Beecher Stowe, American writer and philanthropist, the author of the novel Uncle Tom’s Cabin, which contributed so much to popular feeling against slavery that it is cited among the causes of the American Civil War. Learn more about Stowe’s life and work.
  • Harriet Beecher Stowe - HISTORY

    www.history.com/topics/american-civil-war/harriet-beecher-stowe Harriet Beecher Stowe was a world-renowned American writer, staunch abolitionist and one of the most influential women of the 19th century. Although she wrote dozens of books, ...
  • Harriet Beecher Stowe - Books, Uncle Tom's Cabin & Facts ...

    www.biography.com/activist/harriet-beecher-stowe The Harriet Beecher Stowe House in Brunswick, Maine, is where Stowe lived when she wrote Uncle Tom's Cabin. In 2001, Bowdoin College purchased the house, together with a newer attached building ...
  • Harriet Beecher Stowe | National Women's History Museum

    www.womenshistory.org/education-resources/biographies/harriet-beecher-stowe Abolitionist author, Harriet Beecher Stowe rose to fame in 1851 with the publication of her best-selling book, Uncle Tom’s Cabin, which highlighted the evils of slavery, angered the slaveholding South, and inspired pro-slavery copy-cat works in defense of the institution of slavery. Stowe was born on June 14, 1811 in Litchfield, Connecticut, the seventh child of famed Congregational minister ...
  • Harriet Beecher Stowe | Article about Harriet Beecher ...

    encyclopedia2.thefreedictionary.com/Harriet+Beecher+Stowe Stowe, Harriet Beecher, 1811–96, American novelist and humanitarian, b. Litchfield, Conn. With her novel Uncle Tom's Cabin, she stirred the conscience of Americans concerning slavery and thereby influenced the course of American history. The daughter of Lyman Beecher Beecher, Lyman, 1775–1863, American Presbyterian clergyman, b.
  • Harriet Beecher Stowe - IMDb

    www.imdb.com/name/nm0832952 Harriet Beecher Stowe, Writer: Uncle Tom's Cabin. Harriet Beecher Stowe was born into a prominent, religious, Calvinist family in Litchfield, Connecticut on 14 June 1811. She married a seminary professor, Calvin Ellis Stowe, and had seven children, several of whom died during childhood. 'Uncle Tom's Cabin', her first novel, was published in 1852 and provoked, to Mrs. Stowe's satisfaction, an ...
  • Harriet Beecher Stowe Biography: Writer, Reformer

    www.thoughtco.com/harriet-beecher-stowe-biography-3530458 Harriet Beecher Stowe's 70th birthday in 1881 was a matter of national celebration, but she did not appear in public much in her later years. Harriet helped her son, Charles, write her biography, published in 1889. Calvin Stowe died in 1886, and Harriet Beecher Stowe, bedridden for some years, died in 1896.
  • Life – Harriet Beecher Stowe Center

    www.harrietbeecherstowecenter.org/.../harriet-beecher-stowe-life Harriet Beecher Stowe . Harriet Beecher Stowe (1811-1896) published more than 30 books, but it was her best-selling anti-slavery novel Uncle Tom’s Cabin that catapulted her to international celebrity and secured her place in history. She believed her actions could make a positive difference.
  • Harriet Beecher Stowe Center – We preserve and interpret ...

    www.harrietbeecherstowecenter.org Harriet Beecher Stowe. Harriet Beecher Stowe's Life; Uncle Tom's Cabin; Family; Learn More. Collections . Treasures of a Transformative Writer. View Collections. 2020 Stowe Prize Recipient . Albert Woodfox “It is a tremendous honor to be selected as the 2020 Stowe Prize recipient,” said Woodfox. “It is an affirmation of the power of ...