Life and Times of Frederick Douglass, Written by Himself

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Life and Times of Frederick Douglass, Written by Himself

One such quote about parentage can be found on page 27 (continuing to page 28) in my text, published by Boston, De Wolfe & Fiske Co.: Of my father I know nothing. Slavery had no recognition of...

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Life and Times of Frederick Douglass, Written by Himself

In The Life and Times of Frederick Douglass, Douglass writes of being left in the care of his grandmother. She was an old woman who had been relieved of all duties except supporting herself and...

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Life and Times of Frederick Douglass, Written by Himself

Literacy was of paramount importance to Frederick Douglass at every point in his escape from slavery and, of course, creating a record of this escape. First and perhaps most importantly, Douglass's...

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Life and Times of Frederick Douglass, Written by Himself

This heart-stopping episode comes from that fateful day when Frederick Douglass hopped aboard a train bound for New York in search of freedom. A previous attempt at breaking free from slavery two...

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Life and Times of Frederick Douglass, Written by Himself

Douglass did work in the fields. Because he got into frequent arguments with his master and his master felt he needed to be "broken," he was sent to work in the fields for the year of 1833 under...

Latest answer posted March 5, 2021, 8:53 pm (UTC)

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