“I was a conductor on the Underground Railroad…

“I was a conductor on the Underground Railroad, and I can say what many others cannot. I never ran my train off the track, and I never lost a passenger.”

Escaping slavery; risking everything to save her family; leading a military raid; championing the cause of women’s suffrage; these are just a handful of the accomplishments of Harriet Tubman, one of America’s most courageous heroes. 

Explore Tubman’s accomplishments by watching out the TED-Ed Lesson The breathtaking courage of Harriet Tubman – Janell Hobson

Animation by Yan Dan Wong