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Harriet Tubman's Suffrage Movement

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I am choosing Harriet Tubman as my research project because she is the epitome of courage and strength. During slavery Tubman risked her life to smuggle 300 African American slaves to freedom. The fact that she was able to accomplish the feat of freeing slaves is significant because she was a runaway slave herself with a bounty on her head. Also, Tubman was a proponent of the women’s suffrage movement attending events and giving speeches concerning the equality of women. Consequently, Tubman was fighting oppression on two fronts my involving herself in smuggling slaves and being a proponent for the women’s suffrage movement. My research project will cover the time period of 1850 until 1860 when Tubman was actively
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