Wednesday, April 20, 2016

Harriet Tubman: Abolitionist and Union spy

With the Treasury Department announcing Wednesday that Harriet Tubman will replace President Andrew Jackson on the front of the $20 bill, the Washington Post reports that it is noteworthy that her legacy extends beyond her extensive contributions to the abolition movement and into her work as a Union spy who oversaw a Special Operations unit of sorts, according to numerous accounts. • Article

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