Harriet Tubman ( 1822 - March 10, 1913), who was born under the name (Araminta Ross) was one of America's leading abolitionist during the nineteenth century and is said to have started her work on the Underground Railroad on April 20, 1853. Born as a slave in Maryland, Tubman escaped slavery to lead hundreds of slaves to freedom via the network of safe houses known as the Underground Railroad.
Words That Matter
"I was the conductor of the Underground Railroad for eight years, and I can say what most conductors can't say; I never ran my train off the track and I never lost a passenger."
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