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    Harriet Tubman

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    "I had reasoned this out in my mind, there was one of two things I had a right to, liberty or death; if I could not have one, I would have the other." This above quote stated by Harriet Tubman is evidence of her inclusive dedication to the emancipation of slavery. One of Tubman's most distinguished accomplishments includes her efforts in the Underground Railroad. In September of 1850 she was made an official "conductor" of the Railroad; she knew all the routes to free territory. Her hard work

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    Harriet Tubman

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    Born into slavery, Araminta Ross, better known as Harriet Tubman soon rose to fame as one of the most well- known conductors on the Underground Railroad. With nineteen successful trips into the South and over 300 people freed by Tubman’s guidance alone, it is clearly evident why Tubman was referred to as the “Moses” of her people (Gale US History in Context). Although it is often thought that the years spent on the Railroad were some of Tubman’s toughest journeys in life, one must consider the aspects

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    Harriet Tubman

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    Harriet Tubman (1820-1913) Harriet Tubman is probably the most famous “conductor” of all the Underground Railroads. Throughout a 10-year span, Tubman made more than 20 trips down to the South and lead over 300 slaves from bondage to freedom. Perhaps the most shocking fact about Tubman’s journeys back and forth from the South was that she “never lost a single passenger.” Harriet Tubman was born into slavery in Maryland around 1820. By the time Tubman had reached the age of 5 or 6, she started

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    Harriet Tubman

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    Araminta Harriet Ross (later known as Harriet Tubman) was an African American who escaped from slavery on a plantation and became a conductor of the “Underground Railway” as well as an abolitionist, humanitarian, and a Union spy during the American Civil War. She is known as the most famous conductor of “Underground Railway.” Araminta Ross was born in Dorchester County, Maryland in 1820 (exact date not known) to enslaved parents Harriet “Rit” Green and Ben Ross. Her mother, Harriet Green, was a slave

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    Harriet Tubman

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    Harriet Tubman Harriet Tubman was a very interesting women. Harriet Tubman, was born as Araminta Ross in 1819 or 1820 in Dorchester County, Maryland. Araminta Tubman had changed her name to Harriet after her mother, and Ross of course was after her father. Harriet was born into slavery. There were eight children in her family and she was the sixth. Her mother died when she was only five years old. The first person that owned

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    Harriet Tubman was one of the most influential women in the Civil War. She was the owner of many titles during that time, including the one “Moses,” which compared her to Moses from the Bible. Both Moses and Tubman were known for saving and rescuing many people. Tubman is credited with rescuing about 300 slaves from the South during the Civil War. She continued to return back to the South, in order to bring more slaves to freedom in the North. Harriet Tubman had a harsh childhood due to slavery,

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    Harriet Tubman Who is a great female hero from the 1800s? Who freed herself from slavery? Who freed other people from slavery? Not Wonder Woman

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    Harriet Tubman

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    Harriet Ross was born into slavery in 1819 or 1820, in Dorchester County, Maryland. Given the names of her two parents, both held in slavery, she was of purely African ancestry. She was raised under harsh conditions, and subjected to whippings even as a small child. She slept next to a fire and mostly lived off of cornmeal. At the age of 12 she was seriously injured by a blow to the head, inflicted by a white overseer for refusing to assist in tying up a man who had attempted escape. At the age of

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    Harriet Tubman Biography

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    helping escaped slaves. Harriet Tubman was an escaped slave, she started the railway. Helping starving wanted ex-slaves and risking her life for theirs. Harriet Tubman has helped so many African Americans escaped before slavery was outlawed. Araminta Ross was born in 1822. She was one of eleven children of Harriet and Benjamin Ross. Araminta Ross changed her name to Harriet and when she married John Tubman she took his last name. John And Harriet Tubman got married when Harriet was 25. Since John was

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    Essay On Harriet Tubman

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    Harriet Tubman had many struggles that she overcame such as, escaping slavery and encouraging others to change their lives around after the escape of slavery. Harriet Tubman birth is said to be between the years of 1820 and 1821 but there is no actual record of her birthday was born Araminta Ross to her slave parents Ben and Harriet Green. The specific dates of her. She became a slave at the age six after leaving her grandmother's home on the plantation. She has been planning her escape for many

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