Book Discussion on Voice of Freedom

Ms. Weidt spoke with 6th graders about her children’s biography Voice of Freedom: A Story about Frederick Douglass, published by… read more

Ms. Weidt spoke with 6th graders about her children’s biography Voice of Freedom: A Story about Frederick Douglass, published by Carolrhoda Books. Born a slave in Maryland in 1818, Frederick Douglass escaped from slavery at age 20. He went on to speak out against slavery as an orator and a newspaper publisher. He was also the author of several books, including Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass, An American Slave: Written by Himself. close

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Book Discussion on Voice of Freedom

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Duluth, Minnesota, United States
First Aired:
May 26, 2001
Last Aired:
May 30, 2001

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  • May 26, 2001 | 8:00am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 30, 2001 | 9:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
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