One of the objects was a shawl that had been given to Harriet Tubman by Queen Victoria, as a sign of respect for Tubman's courage. This shawl may have been the garment seen enveloping Tubman three days prior to her death. #CreatingNMAAHC
Perhaps one of the most memorable moments #CreatingNMAAHC was a meeting with Dr. Charles Blockson at @TempleUniv in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. During the meeting he shared important artifacts that illuminated the life of Harriet Tubman. #HiddenHerstory
“Following Harriet”, a podcast examining the life of icon Harriet Tubman, launches 10/22. Through interviews w/ historians, educators & the director of the upcoming @FocusFeatures film Harriet, it examines the 19th-Century experience of African Americans.
Cynthia Erivo is an Oscar away from an EGOT. Now, she brings Harriet Tubman to the screen in a long-awaited biopic ?utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter&mbid=social_twitter&utm_brand=vf&utm_social-type=owned
We obtained a preliminary design of the Harriet Tubman $20 bill. The Trump administration recently delayed its release.
Remember when Steve Mnuchin told us the Harriet Tubman $20 would be delayed for 6 years for technical reasons and may never have her likeness? Well, here it is. We got a peek at the design, done in 2016!
Trump administration won’t commit to Obama’s plan to put Harriet Tubman on the $20 bill. Trump wants to meet with her first.
I cannot think of an American hero more deserving of this honor than Harriet Tubman.