Frederick Douglass

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Noun1.Frederick Douglass - United States abolitionist who escaped from slavery and became an influential writer and lecturer in the North (1817-1895)Frederick Douglass - United States abolitionist who escaped from slavery and became an influential writer and lecturer in the North (1817-1895)
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Named in honor of orator, author and anti-slavery advocate Frederick Douglass, Frederick Douglass Charter School prepares students for college through a rigorous curriculum focused on research, writing and public speaking.
Jewell Parker Rhodes' masterpiece of historical fiction, Douglass' Women, lifts the veil from the lives of two women--Anna Murray Douglass, Frederick Douglass' first wife of 44 years, and Ottilie Assing, his white mistress of some 30 years--both of whom are consumed by their love for the most famous black man of his time.