• Cedar Hill

    Frederick Douglass

    National Historic Site District of Columbia

Birthday Appreciations

Thank You

Thank you to everyone who helped us celebrate Frederick Douglass's birthday. In particular we would like to thank:

The Washington Revels
Double Nickels
Union Temple Baptist Church
Fort McHenry Fife and Drum Corp
Hari Jones of the African American Civil War Museum and Memorial

Did You Know?

DYK Anna

Anna Murray, first wife of Frederick Douglass was the first of her enslaved parents children to be born free. Anna assisted Douglass in his escape from slavery. Anna's portrait hangs in the East Parlor of the Frederick Douglass National Historic Site in Washington,, D.C.