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[Frederick Douglass, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing right]

[Frederick Douglass, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing right]

Date and photographer information from: Picturing Frederick Douglass / John Stauffer. New York : Liveright Publishing Corporation, 2015, p. 185.

World's Columbian Exposition

World's Columbian Exposition

Includes references to President Hyppolite.

Frederick Douglass

Frederick Douglass

African American abolitionist. Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Annotation from negative, scratched into emulsion: Fred. Douglas 12 [crossed out]30219, [crossed out] 313. Credit line: Brady... more

Civil rights bill and West Point academy.  Letter from Gerrit Smith to Frederick Douglass.  Peterboro, June 27th, 1874.

Civil rights bill and West Point academy. Letter from Gerrit Smith to...

On verso, Copy 1: MC#09-82-038.233. On verso, Copy 2: Exchange Oberlin College Library Mar 26, 1915; MC #09-82-038.234.; On verso, Copy 3: Trans from Manuscripts Div. Oct 29, 1945; MC #09-82-038.235.; On rec... more

The late Senator Sumner. Ceremonies in the Capitol -- colored people of Washington, headed by Frederick Douglass, viewing the remains / Sketched by Joseph Becker.

The late Senator Sumner. Ceremonies in the Capitol -- colored people o...

Illustration shows the body of Senator Charles Sumner lying in state in the U.S. Capitol. Other illustrations on the same page show Mate Brady, a hero of the "Atlantic" disaster...; Bertie Winkler, the Virginia... more

The late Senator Sumner. Ceremonies in the Capitol -- colored people of Washington, headed by Frederick Douglass, viewing the remains Sketched by Joseph Becker

The late Senator Sumner. Ceremonies in the Capitol -- colored people o...

Illustration shows the body of Senator Charles Sumner lying in state in the U.S. Capitol. Other illustrations on the same page show Mate Brady, a hero of the "Atlantic" disaster...; Bertie Winkler, the Virginia... more

Frederick Douglass C.F. Conly Photographer, 465 Washington St., Boston

Frederick Douglass C.F. Conly Photographer, 465 Washington St., Boston

Photograph shows reproduction of portrait by George Kendall Warren taken in 1876. Title devised by Library staff. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2016; (DLC/PP-2017:171, formerly deposit D072) Forms part of: Liljenquist... more

Anacostia, D.C. Frederick Douglass housing project. Boys playing leap frog near the project

Anacostia, D.C. Frederick Douglass housing project. Boys playing leap ...

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

Anacostia, D.C. Frederick Douglass housing project. Mother and her daughter

Anacostia, D.C. Frederick Douglass housing project. Mother and her dau...

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

Anacostia, D.C. Frederick Douglass housing project. Boys overlooking the project

Anacostia, D.C. Frederick Douglass housing project. Boys overlooking t...

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

Anacostia, D.C. Frederick Douglass housing project. Metal ashcans

Anacostia, D.C. Frederick Douglass housing project. Metal ashcans

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

Anacostia, D.C. Frederick Douglass housing project. Baby taking a sun bath

Anacostia, D.C. Frederick Douglass housing project. Baby taking a sun ...

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

Anacostia, D.C. Frederick Douglass housing project. Boy at the playground

Anacostia, D.C. Frederick Douglass housing project. Boy at the playgro...

Title and other information from record for item with the same number in the LC-USF34 series. Electronic surrogate made from item with the same number in the LC-USF34 series. Transfer; United States. Office of ... more

Anacostia, D.C. Frederick Douglass housing project. Children

Anacostia, D.C. Frederick Douglass housing project. Children

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

Anacostia, D.C. Frederick Douglass housing project. Three youngsters

Anacostia, D.C. Frederick Douglass housing project. Three youngsters

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

Anacostia, D.C (vicinity). Frederick Douglass housing project. Sign on Alabama Avenue

Anacostia, D.C (vicinity). Frederick Douglass housing project. Sign on...

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

Anacostia, D.C. Frederick Douglass housing project. A dance group

Anacostia, D.C. Frederick Douglass housing project. A dance group

Title and other information from record for item with the same number in the LC-USF34 series. Electronic surrogate made from item with the same number in the LC-USF34 series. Transfer; United States. Office of ... more

All-American news--excerpts. 1945-06, no. 2

All-American news--excerpts. 1945-06, no. 2

All-American news were the first newsreels produced for a black audience. Made in the 1940s and 1950s, they were originally intended to encourage black Americans to participate in, and support the war effort, a... more

Frederick Douglass mural in Washington, D.C.

Frederick Douglass mural in Washington, D.C.

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. Artist: G. Byron Peck. Title, date, and keywords provid... more

Bedroom of Frederick Douglass at his home on a hill in the Anacostia neighborhood in Washington, D.C.

Bedroom of Frederick Douglass at his home on a hill in the Anacostia n...

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer.... more

Dining room in the home owned by African American statesman, Frederick Douglass, located in Anacostia neighborhood of Washington, D.C.

Dining room in the home owned by African American statesman, Frederick...

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer.... more

Frederick Douglass visited this small stone house in the back of his lot in Washington, D.C. for time away from everyone

Frederick Douglass visited this small stone house in the back of his l...

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer.... more

View SW along Frederick Douglass Blvd. from roof of St. Nicholas Houses, W. 127th St., Harlem, 1988

View SW along Frederick Douglass Blvd. from roof of St. Nicholas House...

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by photographer. Gift/Purchase; Camilo J. Vergara; 2018. Forms part of the Vergara Photograph Collection (Library of Congress).

Eddie, Frederick Douglass at W. 118th St., Harlem, 1990

Eddie, Frederick Douglass at W. 118th St., Harlem, 1990

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by photographer. Forms part of the Vergara Photograph Collection (Library of Congress).

View SW along Frederick Douglass Blvd. from roof of St. Nicholas Houses, W. 127th St., Harlem, 1992

View SW along Frederick Douglass Blvd. from roof of St. Nicholas House...

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by photographer. Gift/Purchase; Camilo J. Vergara; 2018. Forms part of the Vergara Photograph Collection (Library of Congress).

View SW along Frederick Douglass Blvd. from roof of St. Nicholas Houses, W. 127th St., Harlem, 1997

View SW along Frederick Douglass Blvd. from roof of St. Nicholas House...

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by photographer. Gift/Purchase; Camilo J. Vergara; 2018. Forms part of the Vergara Photograph Collection (Library of Congress).

View SW along Frederick Douglass Blvd. from roof of St. Nicholas Houses, W. 127th St., Harlem, 2001

View SW along Frederick Douglass Blvd. from roof of St. Nicholas House...

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by photographer. Gift/Purchase; Camilo J. Vergara; 2018. Forms part of the Vergara Photograph Collection (Library of Congress).

View SW along Frederick Douglass Blvd. from roof of St. Nicholas Houses, W. 127th St., Harlem, 2007

View SW along Frederick Douglass Blvd. from roof of St. Nicholas House...

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by photographer. Gift/Purchase; Camilo J. Vergara; 2018. Forms part of the Vergara Photograph Collection (Library of Congress).

West 125th St. between Adam Clayton Powell and Frederick Douglass, Harlem, 2007

West 125th St. between Adam Clayton Powell and Frederick Douglass, Har...

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by photographer. Gift/Purchase; Camilo J. Vergara; 2018. Forms part of the Vergara Photograph Collection (Library of Congress).

Frederick Douglass at W. 125th St., Harlem, 2008

Frederick Douglass at W. 125th St., Harlem, 2008

Photograph shows a woman in a bright red coat with matching hat, walking in a crosswalk. Title, date and keywords based on information provided by photographer. Gift/Purchase; Camilo J. Vergara; 2018. Forms par... more

Malian Festival, Frederick Douglass at W. 125th St., Harlem, 2009

Malian Festival, Frederick Douglass at W. 125th St., Harlem, 2009

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by photographer. Gift/Purchase; Camilo J. Vergara; 2018. Forms part of the Vergara Photograph Collection (Library of Congress).

MLK Jr. mural commissioned by the Tabernacle of Deliverance for All People and painted by Estos, Frederick Douglass at West 154th Street, Harlem, 2009

MLK Jr. mural commissioned by the Tabernacle of Deliverance for All Pe...

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by photographer. Gift/Purchase; Camilo J. Vergara; 2017. Forms part of the Vergara Photograph Collection (Library of Congress).

"Frederick Douglass appealing to President Lincoln and his cabinet to enlist Negroes," mural by William Edouard Scott, at the Recorder of Deeds building, built in 1943. 515 D St., NW, Washington, D.C.

"Frederick Douglass appealing to President Lincoln and his cabinet to ...

Title, date, subject note, and keywords provided by the photographer. Credit line: The George F. Landegger Collection of District of Columbia Photographs in Carol M. Highsmith's America, Library of Congress, Pr... more

View SW along Frederick Douglass Blvd. from roof of St. Nicholas Houses, W. 127th St., Harlem, 2014

View SW along Frederick Douglass Blvd. from roof of St. Nicholas House...

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by photographer. Gift/Purchase; Camilo J. Vergara; 2018. Forms part of the Vergara Photograph Collection (Library of Congress).

View SW along Frederick Douglass Blvd. from roof of St. Nicholas Houses, W. 127th St., Harlem, 2016

View SW along Frederick Douglass Blvd. from roof of St. Nicholas House...

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by photographer. Gift/Purchase; Camilo J. Vergara; 2018. Forms part of the Vergara Photograph Collection (Library of Congress).

Monument to Frederick Douglass at Highland Park in Rochester, New York

Monument to Frederick Douglass at Highland Park in Rochester, New York

Originally located in town, the statue, by sculptor Stanley Edwards, which honored those who fought in the U.S. Civil War of the 1860s as well as the former slave turned emancipation orator and statesman, was ... more

Folklore
"William the Silent" - Folder 5 of 7

"William the Silent" - Folder 5 of 7

Mentions George Washington, Abraham Lincoln, Horatio Seymour, Margaret of Parma, Charles V.

"Slavery" - Folder 3 of 3

"Slavery" - Folder 3 of 3

Includes references to Abraham Lincoln, Abolition Societies and various influenital people, including William Lloyd Garrison, Nathaniel Turner, Benjamin Lunday.

Brotherhood of Man

Brotherhood of Man

Refers to an 1839 publication.

Free church alliance with manstealers: send back the money; great anti-slavery meeting in the City Hall, Glasgow, containing speeches delivered by Messrs. Wright, Douglass, and Buffum, from America, and by George Thompson, Esq. of London; with a summary account of a series of meetings held in Edinburgh by the above named gentlemen

Free church alliance with manstealers: send back the money; great anti...

Cover title. Prefatory letter signed: Henry C. Wright. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

"The Woman Suffrage Movement." Address at the Bethel Literary and Historical Society, Washington, D. C. - Folder 2 of 3

"The Woman Suffrage Movement." Address at the Bethel Literary and Hist...

Includes references to Abbey Kelly, Lucretia Mott, Sarah Grimke, Angelina Grimke, Victor Hugo, Martin Luther.

Brown, John

Brown, John

Includes references to Stephen Arnold Douglas.

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