Articles with keyword "Frederick Douglass"
Robert S. Levine answers questions about Douglass as an abolitionist, an author, and a "radical woman suffrage man."
President Lincoln, shot on Good Friday, was dead on Saturday, and mourned throughout the country on Easter Sunday, 1865.
William Lloyd Garrison burned the Constitution as he roared against the injustice of slavery.
MASSACHUSETTS On July 5, 1852, while citizens across the country were still celebrating American freedom, Frederick Douglass, the country’s most prominent former slave, delivered arguably the century’