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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In the month of August, 1841, I attended an anti- slavery convention in Nantucket, at which it was my happiness to become acquainted with FREDERICK DOUGLASS, the writer of the following Narrative.
The experience of FREDERICK DOUGLASS, as a slave, was not a peculiar one; his lot was not especially a hard one; his case may be regarded as a very fair specimen of the treatment of slaves in Maryland, in which State it is conceded that they are better fed and less cruelly treated than in Georgia, Alabama, or Louisiana.
A commemorative plaque has been unveiled at Summerhill Grove in Newcastle, on the 200th anniversary of the birth of Frederick Douglass, who escaped in 1838 after being born into slavery in Maryland.
A commemorative plaque has been unveiled at Summerhill Grove in Newcastle on the 200th anniversary of the birth of Frederick Douglass, who escaped in 1838 after being born into slavery in Maryland.
Mayor Bowser today broke ground on construction of the new Frederick Douglass Memorial Bridge.
It is not affiliated with the federally owned Frederick Douglass National Historic Site in Anacostia, where Douglass lived later in his life.
This volume provides Frederick DouglassAaAaAeAaAaAeAeAa autobiography, Narrativ the Life of Frederick Douglass, depicting his experiences with slavery, along with annotations and historical context to illustrate its social and cultural history.
The bill--named after Frederick Douglass, who escaped slavery and became an abolitionist--now goes to the Senate.
Anthony and Frederick Douglass is the DVD adaptation (with voiced narration and music) of a children's picturebook about two historical American figures - Susan B.
President Donald Trump's speech Wednesday to commemorate Black History Month came under fire when he referred to activist Frederick Douglass.
Faith Hope Consolo at Douglas Elliman has arranged a lease for Le Cameleon Restaurant at 2220 Frederick Douglass Boulevard, between 119th and 120th streets, in Harlem.

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