Freedom Trail Quiz!

Freedom Trail
img By Alexandra Guida

1. When did the trail officially open?
a) July 1997
b) September 1996
c) October 1996
d) March

2. There are more than ___ sites in more than ___ towns.
a) 128, 50
b) 160, 40
c) 125, 45
d) 130, 50

3. What site in Wethersfield is part of the Freedom Trail?
a) Ancient Burying Ground
b) Benjamin Douglas House
c) David Ruggles Gravesite
d) John Randall House

4. How many sites are there in Middletown?
a) 5
b) 2
c) 3
d) 4

5. Who was called to be the fi rst pastor of Middletown’s Cross Street A.M.E. Zion Church?
a) John Brown
b) Jehiel Beman
c) Paul Robeson
d) Wilfred X. Johnson

What does the Freedom Trail signify?
a) The struggle towards freedom
b) The accomplishments of the state’s African American community
c) Heritage tourism
d) All of the above

7. Who was one of the most famous abolitionists?
a) John Brown
b) Jehiel Beman
c) Paul Robeson
d) Wilfred X. Johnson

8. This man was 1 of 11 members of the Middletown Anti-Slavery Society.
a) Boce W. Barlow
b) Benjamin Trumbull
c) Benjamin Douglas
d) Elijah Lewis

For answers check pg. 22 of the April 3rd Edition!



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