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Harriet Tubman Project

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nini brown

on 6 March 2013

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Transcript of Harriet Tubman Project

What Were Her Accomplishments? History of Harriet Tubman Harriet Tubman
Who is Harriet Tubman?

What did she do to make a
change for slave's lives?

Has she impacted your life? Who is Harriet Tubman? Early Life Early Life Cont. When Harriet was a child she was requested a job. What did she do? She was the first lady to be a leading abolitionist after escaping from slavery.
She was a woman of Feminism meaning the advocacy of women's rights on the grounds of political, social, and economic equality to men.
For example, when Harriet wanted her husband to go live a life of freedom with her he decided to stay and got married to someone else.
Harriet is special to everyone because she gave slaves the freedom they deserve instead of letting the slave get whipped by their owner. Schooling of Minty Contributes to the Society. Harriet Tubman is the first black person
to escape from slavery and become a abolitionist. She was born with enslaved parents in Dorchester County, Maryland, and was actually named Araminta Harriet Ross. Her mothers name were Harriet "Rit" Green and her fathers name was Ben Ross. She was originally born in Maryland (1820) but, died in Auburn,New York (1913). Harriet Tubman was a child with parents that were slaves .
Harriet decide to save her parents from slavery after she escaped so she went back for them.
As she went back to get more slaves she discovered the underground railroad.
Harriet was one of twelve kids. When Harriet was a child, she was hired by her master take of the family baby. Her job was to make sure the baby didn't wake up in the middle of the night and wake up the family. If this did happen, Harriet would be whipped. So let's sum this up! Who is Harriet Tubman? Harriet Tubman was a slave who escaped from slavery and become a leading abolitionist in the North.

What did she do? She freed slaves from the South and gave them the freedom they deserved in the North.

Has she impacted your life? She should have impacted everyone's life because she is one of the reasons why we have freedom now and days. My Reference Pages Google.com Bio.com usapostagestamps.com Since Harriet was a slave she never had a chance to go to school because Slaveowner's didn't want their slaves to learn how to reading or write. Has she impacted your life She should have impacted everyone's life because she freed slaves and if it wasn't for her we would have probably still be in slavery . She freed blacks who were slaves and also escaped from slavery to become a leading abolitionist in the North. As she said, "I freed thousands of slaves but I could have freed a thousand more only if they knew they were slaves."
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