The Life of Harriet Tubman
By: Mrs. St. Laurent and Team 8
When and Where Born:
Harriet Tubman was born around 1820 or 1821 in Maryland. The date is not certain because slaves had no way of recording their birth dates.
Harriet was a nurse in the army during the Civil War.
Harriet never lost a slave while being a conductor on the Underground Railroad.
Harriet gave speeches to earn money.
Books And Websites I Used
McDonough, Yona Zeldis. Who Was Harriet Tubman? New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 2002.
Adler, David A. A Picture Book of Harriet Tubman New York: Holiday House, 1992.
Weidt, Maryann N. Harriet Tubman New York: Backpack Books, 2003.
Kulling, Monica. Escape North! The Story of Harriet Tubman New York: Random House, 2000.