A symbolic digital illustration piece created to honor the legacy of abolitionist Harriet Tubman and the story of her journey to freedom.

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Illustrated by artist Jahkori Dopwell Hall, this piece represents the fight for freedom from slavery by surrounding Harriet Tubman, with descriptive symbols.

• Harriet Tubman's red shawl symbolizes the blood of the ancestors. 

• The torch and north star are symbols of enlightenment, hope and inspiration on the path to a purposeful destination.

• The wanted poster symbolizes Harriet's bravery and fearlessness towards her cause.

• The inclusion of water in the foreground is symbolic of the "Wade in the Water" spiritual which Harriet sang to warn the slaves abandon the path and move into water.