Harriet Tubman: A woman Named Moses
Name: Harriet Tubman: A woman Named Moses
Date: March 9, 2018
Time: 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM CST
Harriet Tubman: A Woman Named MosesHarriet Tubman was born into slavery, escaped to the North, and became a conductor on the Underground Railroad, leading hundreds of slaves to freedom. People called her “Moses.” She was a leading abolitionist and she worked as a spy for the Union Army during the Civil War. In 2016,
the U.S. Treasury Department chose Harriet Tubman to replace Andrew Jackson on the $20 bill. Beth Kelly, PhD, of DePaul University will explore Tubman’s life and remarkable achievements.