Sojourner Truth ; born Isabella Baumfree; – November 26, 1883) was an African-American abolitionist and women's rights activist. Truth was born into slavery in Rifton, Ulster County, New York, but escaped with her infant daughter to freedom in 1826. Wikipedia*
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Sojourner Truth has one video in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 2001 Forum.