Frederick Douglass in Washington, DC
John Muller talked about his book, Frederick Douglass in Washington, D.C.: The Lion of Anacostia, in which he recounts the final eighteen years of Frederick Douglass' life spent at his home, Cedar Hills, in the Anacostia neighborhood of Washington, D.C. During this time, Douglass was instrumental in the development of Howard University, participated in local politics, and served as marshal of the District of Columbia. Mr. Muller spoke at the Library of Congress in Washington, D.C. close
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