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Tubman is worth learning more about
Tubman is worth learning more about

I was so glad to see your editorial on Harriet Tubman and the $20 bill ("Capitalizing on Harriet," May 20). Now, please take up your own challenge and learn more about Harriet. Just a minor correction: She was not injured by a rock but by a store weight at a store whose location you can still visit here in Dorchester County. She was also a spy for the Union Army while working as a cook for the Union Army's Colored Troops stationed in South Carolina, was a very active women's rights activist and worked to provide care for the elderly and indigent in her home in New York State. And while I have your attention, the City of Cambridge is hosting the 6th Annual Harriet...

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