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Collection Frederick Douglass Papers at the Library of Congress

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    Frederick Douglass Papers at the Library of Congress

    The Frederick Douglass Papers at the Library of Congress presents the papers of the nineteenth-century African American abolitionist who escaped from slavery and then risked his freedom by becoming an outspoken antislavery lecturer, writer, and publisher. The online collection, containing approximately 7,400 items (38,000 images), spans the years 1841-1964, with the bulk of the material dating from 1862 to 1865. Many of Douglass’s earlier ...

    • Contributor: Douglass, Frederick - Douglass, Helen

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    Family Tree - Frederick Douglass Papers at the Library of Con...

    Isaac Bailey married Betsey Bailey Harriet Bailey, their daughter her son (by an unknown man): Frederick Douglass married Anna Murray Douglass (first wife) The Douglasses' five children: Rosetta Douglass (1839-1906) married Nathan Sprague Frederick Douglass's seven grandchildren: the Spragues Annie Rosine Sprague Norris Harriet Bailey Sprague Alice Louise Sprague Estelle Irene Sprague Weaver Fredericka Douglass Sprague Perry Herbert Douglass Sprague Rosebelle Mary Sprague Jones ...

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    Provenance and Publication History - Frederick Douglass Paper...

    In 1976, the Library of Congress published Frederick Douglass: A Register and Index of His Papers In the Library of Congress to assist researchers of the collection. This introduction to the Index gives a brief history of the Papers and how they came to the Library of Congress. It was originally written by Beverly Brannan, then of the Manuscript Division, and has been updated ...

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    Garnet, Mrs. S. J. S.

    • Contributor: Equal Suffrage League
    • Date: 1911-10-29

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  • Manuscripts/Mixed Material