Black History In Canada

Harriet Tubman

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Title

Harriet Tubman

Description

Harriet Tubman was born a slave in 1820. She escaped as a young woman an made her way to St. Catharine's, Ontario but returned to the United States nineteen times working as a "conductor" on the "Underground Railroad." When the American Civil War started, she returned to the U.S. to work as a nurse and scout for the Union side.

Creator

Unknown

Source

Library and Archives Canada

Publisher

Wilbur H. Siebert, The Underground Railroad from Slavery to Freedom, The Macmillan Company, 1898

Date

1850s or 1860s

Rights

Copyright Expired

Format

PNG

Language

English

Type

Still Image

Citation

Unknown, “Harriet Tubman,” Black History In Canada, accessed December 19, 2018, http://blackhistoryincanada.ca/items/show/23.