rootbeer003:

help

1 year ago
rootbeer003:

http://safeyoutube.net/w/dofc

1 year ago
rootbeer003:

7. What are some (3) of the quilt patterns and what message did it covey to runaway slaves? ANSWER: A. B. C.

1 year ago
rootbeer003:

@Shadow

1 year ago
Shadow:

Does this video even mention quilts?

1 year ago
rootbeer003:

yes

1 year ago
rootbeer003:

around 3:40 i think?

1 year ago
Shadow:

I mean this article talks about quilts and the codes they contained. https://news.nationalgeographic.com/news/2004/02/0205_040205_slavequilts.html "The historians believe the first quilt the seamstress would display had a wrench pattern. 'It meant gather your tools and get physically and mentally prepared to escape the plantation,' Dobard said. The seamstress would then hang a quilt with a wagon wheel pattern. This pattern told slaves to pack their belongings because they were about to go on a long journey. "Dobard said his favorite pattern was the bear's paw, a quilt he believes directed slaves to head north over the Appalachian Mountains." "The last quilt had a tumbling blocks pattern, which Dobard described as looking like a collection of boxes. 'This quilt was only displayed when certain conditions were right. If, for example, there was an Underground Railroad agent in the area,'Dobard said. 'It was an indication to pack up and go.'"

1 year ago
Shadow:

"Follow the drinking gourd" (a song) sounds like the closest the video gets to codes, much less 'quilts.' It refers to the "secret" of the Underground Railroad.

1 year ago
Shadow:

So unless you needed the codes as said in the video, I would go with the ones listed in the article.

1 year ago
rootbeer003:

Well all i need is (3) of the quilt patterns and what message did it covey to runaway slaves

1 year ago
Shadow:

Yeah, just paraphrase from the quotes I got from the article then.

1 year ago
rootbeer003:

Alright :) Can u help me with one more maybe?

1 year ago
Shadow:

Sure

1 year ago
rootbeer003:

well its kinda something id have to do but u could help out

1 year ago
rootbeer003:

has to do with drawing but ill prob use a program online

1 year ago
rootbeer003:

A. Create an original Underground Railroad quilt pattern to help slaves escape to freedom B. Create one quilt square/block (like the video showed) C. Describe the pattern meaning and message you want to send to runaway slaves and how you will make sure runaway slaves see your quilt and know your message You can use any medium you like to create your quilt pattern, it could be a drawing, a picture, or digitally created using a word processing program or other software applications. Use the easiest for you.

1 year ago
rootbeer003:

@Shadow

1 year ago
ILovePuppiesLol:

why in the world did your school assign an assignment on quilts

1 year ago
rootbeer003:

LOL

1 year ago
ILovePuppiesLol:

i dont recall the last time a useful occupation in the world required quilt knowledge

1 year ago
rootbeer003:

welp can u help or no

1 year ago
rootbeer003:

anyone know how to draw... lmao

1 year ago
Shadow:

Hairy, these are quilts which were used to help free slaves. Historical importance at it's best.

1 year ago
ILovePuppiesLol:

i missed u homie

1 year ago
Bearclaws72:

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1 year ago
rootbeer003:

LLOL rly

1 year ago
Bearclaws72:

Idk at this point

1 year ago
rootbeer003:

cant it be some dumb squares and circles

1 year ago
Shadow:

One of the things they talked about was moss on the banks of rivers (as it would be on the northern side, thus they would know which direction to go in).

1 year ago
ILovePuppiesLol:

I have 6 essays due basically by tmrw

1 year ago
ILovePuppiesLol:

im outtie

1 year ago
Shadow:

Star constellations is also an obvious useful one, as the North star is an important means of navigation across many cultures.

1 year ago
Bearclaws72:

I said that shadow -_______________________________________-

1 year ago
rootbeer003:

so should i draw a quilt with stars? lol

1 year ago
Bearclaws72:

Yah sounds like a good idea to me then make one star bigger than the rest

1 year ago
ILovePuppiesLol:

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1 year ago
Bearclaws72:

Happy Kwanza

1 year ago
ILovePuppiesLol:

oh shoot thats the israeli flag

1 year ago
rootbeer003:

1 attachment
1 year ago
Bearclaws72:

God Dammit @ILovePuppiesLol

1 year ago
rootbeer003:

how is this @Shadow ?

1 year ago
Bearclaws72:

That looks great

1 year ago
ILovePuppiesLol:

u look gr8 (;;;;;

1 year ago
Bearclaws72:

What the hell is going on

1 year ago
rootbeer003:

what would i write with it?

1 year ago
ILovePuppiesLol:

Israeli Quilt- circa 1819 uncolorized

1 year ago
Shadow:

Polaris, the North Star, is within the constellation Ursa Minor, also known as the Little Bear. Look up the constellation, and draw it.

1 year ago
rootbeer003:

can u find me a pic of it and ill draw it?

1 year ago
Shadow:

._.

1 year ago
rootbeer003:

tehe

1 year ago
ILovePuppiesLol:

I've never seen lazier people in my life, rootbeer you have google for a reason, use your fingers to type, or better yet just copy and paste what Shadow sent you, it is not our duty to do your homework for you, only to assist and guide you.

1 year ago
ILovePuppiesLol:

despicable abominations out here

1 year ago
rootbeer003:

get tf off my question

1 year ago
Shadow:

It's ok. Here you go @rootbeer003 http://bfy.tw/FDnC

1 year ago
ThisGirlPretty:

Whoa o.o I didnt know you could do that

1 year ago
Bearclaws72:

That was retarded why not tell her to google that?

1 year ago
ILovePuppiesLol:

AHHAHAHA

1 year ago
ILovePuppiesLol:

I sense a slight ingenuity shad

1 year ago
rootbeer003:

@ILovePuppiesLol @Shadow Thanks for the help, But next time good 'How to ruin someones day'

1 year ago
rootbeer003:

google*

1 year ago
rootbeer003:

Have a good day

1 year ago
Bearclaws72:

Blep sorry I couldnt be of help @rootbeer003

1 year ago
rootbeer003:

@Bearclaws72 Thank you for helping me

1 year ago
rootbeer003:

Or for actually helping me rather then making me feel like crap

1 year ago
rootbeer003:

pce

1 year ago
Shadow:

I do not know what you are talking about. This is an incredibly straight forward assignment. I answered your questions, and pointed you towards the best thing to draw. Asking me to look for the picture is lazy. You got the assignment, not us. We can help you, but will not do the work for you.

1 year ago
Bearclaws72:

Doing the work is the fun part e.e

1 year ago
Shadow:

And doing the work is what actually helps you learn.

1 year ago
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