• Entry
  • Reader's guide
  • Entries A-Z
  • Subject index

Tubman, Harriet (1820–1913)

Named Araminta Ross at birth, Harriet Tubman was born into slavery in Bucktown, Dorchester County, Maryland. After enduring great hardship and mistreatment in the Southern slave states, she ran away to the free Northern states, where she became involved helping other ...

    • Loading...
    locked icon

    Sign in to access this content

    Get a 30 day FREE TRIAL

    • Watch videos from a variety of sources bringing classroom topics to life
    • Read modern, diverse business cases
    • Explore hundreds of books and reference titles