Harriet Tubman by Marian Taylor

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Published by Grolier in Danbury, Conn .

Written in English

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  • Tubman, Harriet, -- 1820?-1913 -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Tubman, Harriet, -- 1820?-1913.,
  • Slaves -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
  • African Americans -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Underground railroad -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Antislavery movements -- United States -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Slaves.,
  • Underground railroad.,
  • African Americans -- Biography.

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Book details

Other titlesHarriet Tubman, antislavery activist.
StatementM.W. Taylor ; senior consulting editor, Nathan Irvin Huggins.
GenreJuvenile literature., Biography, Biography.
SeriesNotable Black Americans of Achievement
ContributionsHuggins, Nathan Irvin, 1927-
The Physical Object
Pagination111 p. :
Number of Pages111
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23008104M
ISBN 100717285561

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Aug 15,  · Who Was Harriet Tubman. by Yona Zeldis McDonough goes into a lot of personal information I did not know about Harriet. This book is filled with details and interesting personal info about her life that probably won't be found in a normal history book/5. Harriet is a American biographical film about abolitionist Harriet centrostudieformazione.comed by Kasi Lemmons, who wrote the screenplay with Gregory Allen Howard, it stars Cynthia Erivo as Tubman, with Leslie Odom Jr., Joe Alwyn, and Janelle Monáe in supporting roles.

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This is a book about Harriet Tubman and the Underground Railroad. Harriet Tubman was a slave. She was born in Maryland in Her mother and father. Jan 16,  · Harriet Tubman escaped slavery to become a leading abolitionist. She led hundreds of enslaved people to freedom along the route of the Underground Railroad.

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Jul 24,  · Sarah Hopkins BRADFORD ( - ) A portrait of Harriet Tubman is scheduled to replace that of Andrew Jackson on the front of the U.S. $20 bill in. Tubman showed the same zeal and passion for the campaign to attain women's suffrage after the American Civil War as she had shown for the abolition of slavery.

Harriet Tubman died in in Auburn, New York at the home she purchased from Secretary of State William Seward inwhere she established the Harriet Tubman Home for the Aged. Jul 29,  · Sarah H.

Bradford’s biography of Tubman is a good read. The only thing I don’t like about it is, in an attempt to capture Tubman’s (who’s real name is Araminta Ross) words exactly as she spoke them (The book is an interview of sorts), she wrote it.

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Tubman's heroics, summarized and simplified for children's books and young adult texts, have long been a staple of book reports and Black History Month. Nov 19,  · Escape North. The Story of Harriet Tubman By Monica Kulling, Illustrated by Teresa Flavin This book is an easy-to-read page-turning account of Harriet Tubman’s life.

It follows her childhood in slavery, to her years as a conductor on the Underground Railroad, to her later work as a suffragette and as a spy in the Civil War. Nov 01,  · Directed by Kasi Lemmons. With Cynthia Erivo, Leslie Odom Jr., Joe Alwyn, Clarke Peters.

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Oct 23,  · Among the sources that the filmmakers consulted was the first biography about Tubman, “Scenes in the Life of Harriet Tubman” (), a problematic book by.

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In the span of just 11 years, Tubman helped roughly 70 men, women, and children escape the southern slave states for free lives in the North, becoming the most accomplished conductor on the so-called Underground Railroad. Harriet Tubman is known for her bravery and and freeing slaves. I’ve provided a slide show about the Underground Railroad and Harriet Tubman’s role in freeing more than slaves.

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She was willing to risk everything - including her own life - to see that dream come true. After her daring escape, Harriet became a conductor on the secret Underground Railroad, helping others make the dangerous journey to freedom.

Apr 27,  · Harriet Tubman, who will soon be the first African-American to grace a U.S. currency note, spent her whole adult life raising money either to rescue slaves or help them start life afresh on free soil.

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But Bradford moved to Germany in —before she had finished writing the book—leaving her printer, William J. Moses, to compile and edit Scenes in the Life of Harriet Tubman (). As a result, Scenes is disjointed, skipping from anecdote to anecdote with little regard for chronology.

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Born Arminta Ross, young Harriet Tubman (named after her mother when she was full-grown) was a faithful strong girl growing up in the late 's as a slave in the south. Her faith was at the center of everything she did and she was tested at every turn.

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Tubman was born a slave in the s in Maryland. She escaped slavery in her early 20s and made her way north. Within a year of her escape, she began helping others .Oct 31,  · But according to historian and Tubman expert Kate Clifford Larson, who consulted on Harriet, the will stipulated that Harriet and her siblings be set free when they turned 45—not at Author: Rachelle Hampton.Jul 29,  · Harriet Tubman was born into slavery in Dorchester County, Maryland, in oron the plantation of Edward Brodas or Brodess.

Her birth name was Araminta, and she was called Minty until she changed her name to Harriet—after her mother—as an early teen.

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