This 'Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass' infographic from Course Hero is as awesome as it is helpful. Check it out!

This 'Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass' infographic from Course Hero is as awesome as it is helpful. Check it out!

Frederick Douglass, a former slave and eminent human rights leader in the abolition movement, was the first black citizen to hold a high U.S. government rank. He became one of the most famous intellectuals of his time, advising presidents and lecturing to thousands.

Frederick Douglass, a former slave and eminent human rights leader in the abolition movement, was the first black citizen to hold a high U.S. government rank. He became one of the most famous intellectuals of his time, advising presidents and lecturing to thousands.

Frederick Douglass in his Library on Digital History

Frederick Douglass in his Library on Digital History

Did you know Frederick Douglass began publishing the North Star, the abolitionist weekly paper in 1847? See more of his contributions to the abolitionist movement with THE AFRICAN AMERICANS: MANY RIVERS TO CROSS.

Did you know Frederick Douglass began publishing the North Star, the abolitionist weekly paper in 1847? See more of his contributions to the abolitionist movement with THE AFRICAN AMERICANS: MANY RIVERS TO CROSS.

Interesting Fact: During Fredrick Douglass’s first marriage he had a 26 year affair with German feminist Ottilie Assing. In 1884, when she read in the newspapers that Douglass was to marry Helen Pitts, who was 20 years-younger, she committed suicide in a public park in Paris. The letters Douglass wrote to her were burned, and she left all her money to Douglass.

Interesting Fact: During Fredrick Douglass’s first marriage he had a 26 year affair with German feminist Ottilie Assing. In 1884, when she read in the newspapers that Douglass was to marry Helen Pitts, who was 20 years-younger, she committed suicide in a public park in Paris. The letters Douglass wrote to her were burned, and she left all her money to Douglass.

Hoy he llevado al colegio unos marcapáginas que recogí el otro día en el Centro de Profesores. Como había muchos, decidí coger suficientes para que todos los compañeros del centro pudieran tener uno

Hoy he llevado al colegio unos marcapáginas que recogí el otro día en el Centro de Profesores. Como había muchos, decidí coger suficientes para que todos los compañeros del centro pudieran tener uno

Yes, even those who have little fiscally can be free to imagine beyond their wildest dreams thru books.

Yes, even those who have little fiscally can be free to imagine beyond their wildest dreams thru books.

Victoria Woodhull, the first woman to run for President of the United States (and who had great taste in hats). Her running mate, interestingly enough, was Frederick Douglass, the first African-American to run for Vice President.

The First Woman To Run For President Was a Clairvoyant Free-Love Advocate

Victoria Woodhull, the first woman to run for President of the United States (and who had great taste in hats). Her running mate, interestingly enough, was Frederick Douglass, the first African-American to run for Vice President.

Because who's gonna take care of other people if we're too weak to take care of ourselves?

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Because who's gonna take care of other people if we're too weak to take care of ourselves?

Frederick Douglass  "I didn't know I was a slave until I found out I couldn't do the things I wanted." Douglass was indeed a visionary. His words held incredible significance hundreds of years ago, & they still ring true today. Honoring this incredible legendary intellectual & abolitionist as we explore and learn from BLACK HISTORY in America and the struggle that produced freedom for all men everywhere in God's creation.

7 Sensational Frederick Douglass Quotes

Frederick Douglass "I didn't know I was a slave until I found out I couldn't do the things I wanted." Douglass was indeed a visionary. His words held incredible significance hundreds of years ago, & they still ring true today. Honoring this incredible legendary intellectual & abolitionist as we explore and learn from BLACK HISTORY in America and the struggle that produced freedom for all men everywhere in God's creation.

Use this non-fiction activity based on Frederick Douglass' slave experience to enhance your Civil War or novel studies.

Frederick Douglass, Non-Fiction Activity to use for ANY Novel with Slavery Theme

Use this non-fiction activity based on Frederick Douglass' slave experience to enhance your Civil War or novel studies.

Who Was Frederick Douglass?

Who Was Frederick Douglass?

"Find out just what any people will quietly submit to, and you have found out the exact measure of injustice and wrong which will be imposed upon them by power holders, and these practices will continue until they are resisted...the limits of tyrants are prescribed by the endurance of those who are oppressed." ~ Fredrick Douglas #resistance #social justice

"Find out just what any people will quietly submit to, and you have found out the exact measure of injustice and wrong which will be imposed upon them by power holders, and these practices will continue until they are resisted...the limits of tyrants are prescribed by the endurance of those who are oppressed." ~ Fredrick Douglas #resistance #social justice

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