Why Is Harriet Tubman Important

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Harriet Tubman is an interesting person because she has done the unexpected which led her to make history. She died with Military Honors and furthermore after her death, President Barrack Obama named her an American Hero. Harriet has made such an impact on people that she was nicknamed Moses, Moses is from the bible. He led his chosen people just like Harriet did. Harriet was a powerful women. In 1849, she escaped slavery to become a leading abolitionist, Harriet sacrificed her life and used her own money to continuously returned back to the South to help her family and other’s escape. Over several years, she went back to the South freeing over 300 hundred slaves and never lost a passenger. Harriet used the Underground Railroad

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