Harriet Tubman's Likely Birth Record

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Title

Harriet Tubman's Likely Birth Record

Subject

Subject (Topic)
Northeastern United States;
Slavery
Subject (Name)
Tubman, Harriet, 1822-1913

Description

A document showing that Anthony Thompson paid $2 to a midwife for Rit, Tubman's mother, on March 15, 1822. This date coincides with Tubman’s likely birth date.

Source

Maryland State Archives

Date

1822

Rights

Maryland State Archives

Format

JPEG

Language

English

Bibliographic Citation

Maryland State Archives. "Maryland State Archives Twitter." Accessed December 5, 2018, https://twitter.com/mdarchives/status/893512995241959424.

Rights Holder

Renée Ater

Citation

“Harriet Tubman's Likely Birth Record ,” Contemporary Monuments to the Slave Past, accessed February 23, 2020, http://slaverymonuments.org/items/show/99.

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