frederick douglass

WATCH: The legacy of Frederick Douglass

https://youtu.be/z6yNSIwM1WI Re-energizing the indomitable Frederick Douglass. That’s what’s happening right now in our community in commemoration of...
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Mon, 07/09/2018 - 4:51am
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Frederick Douglass' July 4 speeches trace American history

NEW YORK (AP) — More than a century after his death, Frederick Douglass and July 4 remain profoundly intertwined. Douglass was one of the greatest...
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Sun, 07/01/2018 - 9:17am
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University of Rochester to award honorary degree to Frederick Douglass

The University of Rochester says it will give its first ever posthumous honorary degree to Frederick Douglass during commencement ceremonies on May 20...
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Wed, 05/09/2018 - 4:29am
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Connections: Kenneth Morris, co-founder of the Frederick Douglass Family Initiatives

We sit down with Kenneth Morris , the great-great-great grandson of Frederick Douglass and the great-great grandson of Booker T. Washington. Until about...
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Wed, 04/04/2018 - 10:18am
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Connections: "Re-energizing the Legacy of Frederick Douglass"

Monroe County and the City of Rochester are teaming up with a number of local organizations to celebrate the legacy of abolitionist and Rochester...
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Tue, 01/09/2018 - 10:14am
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Rochester to honor Frederick Douglass on New Year's Eve

The City of Rochester is getting ready to usher in the New Year, and that celebration on Sunday night will include a fireworks show that will be...
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Thu, 12/28/2017 - 3:52am
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Connections: The Agitators goes inside the friendship of Susan B. Anthony and Frederick Douglass

The Agitators tells the story of sometimes-difficult friendship between Frederick Douglass and Susan B. Anthony. Both wanted equality; on occasion their...
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Tue, 10/31/2017 - 12:46pm
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