This month we will be highlighting famous African American figures who made their mark on history, beginning with renowned abolitionist and suffragette, Harriet Tubman.
“Harriet Tubman was an escaped enslaved woman who became a 'conductor' on the Underground Railroad, leading enslaved people to freedom before the Civil War, all while carrying a bounty on her head. But she was also a nurse, a Union spy and a women’s suffrage supporter. Tubman(‘s)…legacy has inspired countless people from every race and background." ~History.com
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