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Collection Frederick Douglass Papers at the Library of Congress

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  • Blight, David W. Frederick Douglass: Prophet of Freedom. New York: Simon & Schuster, 2018. LC Call Number E449. D75 B55
  • Blight, David W. Frederick Douglass' Civil War: Keeping Faith in Jubilee. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 1989. LC Call Number: E449 .D75 B55 1989
  • Huggins, Nathan Irvin. Slave and Citizen: The Life of Frederick Douglass. Edited by Oscar Handlin. Boston: Little, Brown, 1980. LC Call Number: E449 .D75 H83
  • Martin, Waldo E. The Mind of Frederick Douglass. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1984. LC Call Number: E449 .D75 M37 1984
  • McFeely, William S. Frederick Douglass. New York: Norton, 1991. LC Call Number: E449 .D75 M374 1991
  • Preston, Dickson J. Young Frederick Douglass: The Maryland Years. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1980. LC Call Number: E449 .D75 P74
  • Quarles, Benjamin. Frederick Douglass. Washington, D.C.: Associated Publishers, 1948. LC Call Number: E449 .D74
  • Sundquist, Eric J., ed. Frederick Douglass: New Literary and Historical Essays. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1990. LC Call Number: E449 .D75 F74 1990
  • Washington, Booker T. Frederick Douglass. Philadelphia: George W. Jacobs & Company, 1906. LC Call Number: E449 .D75 W37

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  • Blassingame, John W., et al., eds. The Frederick Douglass Papers. Series One: Speeches, Debates, and Interviews. 5 vols. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1979-92. LC Call Number: E449 .D733
  • -----. The Frederick Douglass Papers. Series Two: Autobiographical Writings. 1 vol. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1999- . LC Call Number: E449 .D734 1999
  • Douglass, Frederick. Autobiographies: Frederick Douglass. Notes by Henry Louis Gates Jr. New York: The Library of America, 1994. LC Call Number: E449 .D749 1994b
  • -----. Life and Times of Frederick Douglass, Written by Himself. Hartford, Conn.: Park Pub. Co., 1881. Reprint, Secaucus, N.J.: Citadel Press, 1983. LC Call Number: E449 .D738 1983
  • -----. My Bondage and My Freedom. With a new introduction by Philip S. Foner. New York: Dover Publications, 1969. LC Call Number: E449 .D738 1969
  • -----. Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass: Authoritative Text, Contexts, Criticism. Edited by William L. Andrews and William S. McFeely. New York: W. W. Norton & Co., 1996. LC Call Number: E449 .D75 D68 1996
  • -----, ed. Douglass' Monthly. January 1859-August 1863.
  • -----, ed. Frederick Douglass' Paper. 1851-60.
  • -----, ed. New National Era. 1870-74.
  • -----, ed. The North Star. 1847-51.
  • Foner, Philip S., ed. The Life and Writings of Frederick Douglass. New York: International Publishers, 1950. LC Call Number: E449. D736
  • Bennett, Evelyn. Frederick Douglass and the War against Slavery. Brookfield, Conn.: The Millbrook Press, 1993. LC Call Number: E449 .D75 B45 1993
  • Keenan, Sheila. Frederick Douglass: Portrait of a Freedom Fighter. New York: Scholastic Inc., 1995. LC Call Number: E449 .D75
  • McCurdy, Michael, ed. Escape from Slavery: The Boyhood of Frederick Douglass in His Own Words. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1994. LC Call Number: E449 .D749 1994
  • McKivigan, John R., ed., The Frederick Douglass Papers. Series Three: Correspondence. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2009 - [2018]. LC Call Number E449. D75 A4 2009.
  • -----. The Frederick Douglass Papers. Series Four: Journalism and Other Writings, Volume 1. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2021. LC Call Number (not yet available)
  • McKissack, Patricia, and Fredrick McKissack. Frederick Douglass: The Black Lion. Chicago: Childrens Press, 1987. LC Call Number: E449 .D75 M38 1987