Selections from Uncle Tom's Cabin

  • Not a critical or scholarly text but a reading text for a seminar

  • Gratefully adapted from Electronic Text Center, U. of Virginia Library:

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Harriet Beecher Stowe

(selections from)

Uncle Tom's Cabin


Index to Selections

for American Renaissance

& American Romanticism

Stowe (1811-96)

Chapter 1: In Which the Reader Is Introduced to a Man of Humanity

Chapter 4: An Evening in Uncle Tom's Cabin

Chapter 7: The Mother's Struggle

Chapter 9: In Which It Appears That a Senator Is But a Man

Chapter 13: The Quaker Settlement

Chapter 14: Evangeline

Chapter 36: Emmeline and Cassy

Chapter 40: The Martyr


Study materials

Beecher family

Online study of illustrations for Uncle Tom's Cabin