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Before She was Harriet (Read Along)

Year

2017

Language

ENGLISH

Duration

7m

Rating

NR

CC

Written By

Lesa Cline-Ransome, James E. Ransome

Publication Information

Dreamscape Media, LLC

Summary

We know her today as Harriet Tubman, but in her lifetime she was called by many names. As General Tubman she was a Union spy. As Moses she led hundreds to freedom on the Underground Railroad. As Minty she was a slave whose spirit could not be broken. An evocative poem and iconographic animation come together to honor a woman of humble origins whose courage and compassion make her larger than life.

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