THESIS With a past childhood surrounded with slavery, Harriet Tubman grew up with the need to make a difference; after years of smuggling slaves to freedom, her impact on antislavery changed the nation.
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• After the combining of two plantations, two slaves had a child that would one day change the face of slavery completely.
• When two slave owners, Pattison Brodess and Anthony Thompson, got married, their plantations combined bringing two of their slaves together. Eventually the slaves got married as well and had a child.
Harriet Tubman was born in ...
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