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Uncle Tom's Cabin

Uncle Tom's Cabin


by Harriet Beecher Stowe

Uncle Tom's Cabin: Symbols True or False

1. What does Stowe use as a contrast to patriarchal system of slavery? -> Motherly affection
2. What does Topsy bring to Eva on her deathbed? -> Flowers
3. What comes to represent the failure of the Shelbys to correctly estimate the importance of abolition? -> Mothers
4. What does Eva insist Miss Olivia take from her deathbed? -> Hair
5. What is the most important symbol? -> Hairclips