LITTLLE PEOPLE BIG DREAMS: HARRIET TUBMAN
Discover the underground railroad conductor who 'never lost a single passenger'. Harriet Tubman was born into slavery in Maryland and laboured in the fields from the age of 12. Following her escape from slavery as an adult, she returned to lead dozens of enslaved African Americans to freedom with great bravery and courage. Harriet went on to work for the Union army in the Civil War as ‘scout, nurse and spy’, and afterwards was a leading campaigner for women’s suffrage.