Title: Anti-abolitionist Article
Source: St. Paul Pioneer and Democrat
Description: The author of this article for the St. Paul Pioneer and Democrat disagrees with the actions of the abolitionists in the Eliza Winston rescue.
- What in this article almost immediately reveals the opinion of its author?
- Why do you think the author of this article makes the point that the sheriff of the town was particularly courteous toward the Christmases when everyone else was not?
- How can this source give you a hint about what political party the author might have sided with?
- What was the author's final conclusion about why Eliza was freed?