TITLE

Sew Many Secrets

PUB. DATE
January 2003
SOURCE
Scholastic News -- Edition 3;1/31/2003, Vol. 59 Issue 15, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents information on the strategy used by Harriet Tubman to pass information to the slaves for their escape.
ACCESSION #
9059829

 

Related Articles

  • Harriet Tubman and the Freedom Train. McCabe, Suzanne // Junior Scholastic;12/13/2002, Vol. 105 Issue 9, p12 

    Profiles U.S. slave Harriet Tubman. Tubman's escape from slavery in 1849; Help extended by Tubman to other slaves in escaping; Number of slaves helped by Tubman; Reward offered for the capture of Tubman.

  • Harriet Tubman's legacy gets square deal. Browne, J. Zamgba // New York Amsterdam News;03/15/2001, Vol. 92 Issue 11, p10 

    Reports on the plans of Harlemites Borough President C. Virginia Fields and Councilmember Bill Perkins to name a square in New York City after former slave Harriet Tubman. Reason for honoring Tubman; Dedication and commitment to freedom by the former slave; Accounts of Tubman's struggle for...

  • From Slavery to Freedom. Tarshis, Lauren // Scholastic Action;2/3/2014, Vol. 37 Issue 8, p4 

    The article profiles abolitionist Harriet Tubman, who was born in Maryland around 1820 to a family of slaves and who became the famous leader of the group Underground Railroad.

  • Free for Christmas. Bennett Jr., Lerone // Ebony;Dec1994, Vol. 50 Issue 2, p52 

    Presents a narrative on the slave escape from Maryland into Canada led by Afro-American freedom fighter Harriet Tubman during Christmas 1854. Rescue of Tubman's brothers from slavery; Preparation for the escape; Efforts to evade the authorities.

  • Escape to Freedom.  // Scholastic News -- Edition 2;Feb2014, Vol. 70 Issue 5, Special section p1 

    The article features African-American Harriet Tubman, a slave who was known for being the leader of the Underground Railroad.

  • From SLAVERY to FREEDOM. TARSHIS, LAUREN // Storyworks;Feb/Mar2013, Vol. 20 Issue 5, p4 

    The article discusses the story of Harriet Tubman, a woman whose deeds led many people to freedom. Harriet and her family were slaves. She fled after learning that the family whom she served planned to sell her. She traveled 120 miles to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, one of the free states in the...

  • Harriet Tubman's PRIVATE WAR. Bennett Jr., Lerone // Ebony;Mar2005, Vol. 60 Issue 5, p50B 

    Presents the story of abolitionist Harriet Tubman who led several fugitive slaves into Canada from 1850 to December 1860. Family background; Approach used by Tubman to communicate with the slaves; Background on Tubman's war services.

  • Harriet Tubman (1821-1913).  // Monkeyshines on America;Aug2001 Maryland Issue, p15 

    Harriet Tubman, an abolitionist, was born in Dorchester County, Maryland. As a child, Tubman was a slave who was treated badly by her master. After a successful trip, Tubman returned to the South many times to help other slaves to escape. She personally helped over 300 slaves escape to Canada...

  • Harriet Tubman's House. Horngren, Barbara // Lesbian News;Feb2012, Vol. 37 Issue 7, p27 

    The article focuses on African-American abolitionist Harriet Tubman. Tubman was instrumental in helping her family, relatives, and numerous African-American slaves escape to freedom using the Underground Railroad. She worked as a cook, nurse, and spy for the Union Army during the U.S. Civil War,...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics