Frederick Douglass | Orator, Editor, and Abolitionist Video

Frederick Douglass | Orator, Editor, and Abolitionist Video
Frederick Douglass | Orator, Editor, and Abolitionist Video
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After escaping from slavery in 1838, Frederick Douglass went on to become a prominent writer, orator, and abolitionist in the years leading up to the Civil War. This video is a part of a lesson plan including two primary source activities and a short video: understand how Douglass stood firm in his beliefs and rose to prominence, and explore the importance of literacy in his life. 

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