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Biography Project-Phillis Wheatly

Zicri Medrano


Section 2 • Phillis Wheatly “was born in western African around 1753” (Smith 3).


Section 3 • When Phillis was seven years old she was kidnap. • (Smith pg.3)


Section 4 • She was bought to Boston British and wrote poems . • (SMITH PG.3)


Section 5 • She was a slave and she was a girl who got kidnap by people and soled.

• (SMITH PG.10)


Section 6 • Was first important black American poet she was brought from Boston . • • (Jerome loving pg. 278)


Section 7 Bought to Boston at age seven.

(Jerome loving


Section 8 • Wheatly taught phillis how to read and write. •

(Jerome 278


Section 9 • Wheatly was important to all slaves . • (page 3


Section 10 • Wheatly phillis African American poet was bought by Boston as a girl as a slave .


Section 11 • Was parches by john Wheatly a servant for his wife . • ( wheatly phillis)


Section 12 • She wrote her first verse when she was 13 years old published 1770.

• (Wheatly phillis)


Works Cited "Wheatley, Phillis (1753?–1784)." Encyclopedia Americana. Grolier Online, 2011. Web. 15 Apr. 2011.

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