Frederick Douglass in Brooklyn

Frederick Douglass in Brooklyn

A presentation and discussion with editor Theodore Hamm
Thursday, January 12, 2017
7:30 to 9:30 pm

A collection of speeches by Frederick Douglass in Brooklyn, New York

This new collection of speeches and newspaper clippings illustrates the great orator's manifold connections to Brooklyn during the Civil War era. When Douglass spoke at BAM, Plymouth Church, Bridge Street A.M.E. and other Brooklyn locations, racial controversy invariably ensued. The introduction details Douglass' particularly ...

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22 attendees (None invited)


The Brooklyn Commons
388 Atlantic Ave