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Bradford wrote a small book in for the purpose of raising funds to benefit Harriet Tubman's efforts to buy a house and support herself and her aging parents Introduction. This book was composed immediately before Bradford set sail for Europe in and its publication costs were covered by several benefactors.
The book is remarkable because it is written by a hite abolitionist and suffragist who had become acquainted with Harriet's work on the Underground Railroad through friends and associates.
The stories that Bradford included in the book were corroborated through independent sources and therefore represent a collection of accounts detailing Harriet's struggle to move her family and other slaves north to freedom in Canada along the Underground Railroad.
To substantiate the veracity of these accounts Bradford includes in the preface several letters attesting to Harriet's contributions, including one from…… [Read More] Works Cited Bradford, Sarah H.
Scenes in the Life of Harriet Tubman. General affidavit of Harriet Tubman Davis regarding payment for services rendered during the Civil War].Then, Harriet Tubman, an African-American with an incredulous conviction to lead her people to the light, joins the Underground Railroad’s cause becoming one of the leading conductors in the railroad.
The Underground Railroad and Harriet Tubman aided in bringing down slavery and together, they put the wood in the fires leading up to the Civil War. Mar 04, · Harriet Tubman was born into slavery as Harriet Ross, around in Maryland.
For her work as an Underground Railroad conductor, during which she freed many slaves, she is affectionately known as the "Moses of Her People.". A Conclusion On Harriet Tubman. Introduction Harriet Ross Tubman originally named Araminta Ross a black woman, she was born into slavery.
She is a very courageous woman. She would do anything to help others expect out of slavery and into the?free land?, Canada. Born to the parents of slaves Harriet Tubman changed the world in more ways than one and will be explained in the essay.
Harriet Tubman was born Araminta Ross to .
- Harriet Tubman Harriet Tubman was a very interesting women. Harriet Tubman, was born as Araminta Ross in or in Dorchester County, Maryland.
Araminta Tubman had changed her name to Harriet after her mother, and Ross of course was after her father. Harriet Tubman is perhaps the most famous of all the Underground Railroad's "conductors." During a ten-year span, she made 19 trips into the South and lead over slaves to freedom.
As she once pointed out to Frederick Douglass, in all of her journeys she "never lost a single passenger." Her /5(5).