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Tubman, Harriet (c. 1820–1913)

Abolitionist, Underground Railroad conductor, Union Army nurse, Civil War scout and spy, feminist, social reformer—Harriet Tubman was the 19th century's most celebrated civil rights activist. The achievements of the “Black Moses” are legendary, a monument to courage and conviction and an ...

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