Posted on July 4, 2015 by lindaoppenheim
On July 5, 1852, abolitionist Frederick Douglass was invited to speak in commemoration of the signing of the Declaration of Independence “What, to the American slave, is your 4th of July? I answer: a day that reveals to him, more…
Category: Documents, Speech
Tags: 4th of July, African American history, Frederick Douglass, slavery
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