History & Culture
The Frederick Douglass National Historic Site preserves the home and legacy of Frederick Douglass, a runaway slave, abolitionist, civil rights advocate, author and statesmen.
Frederick Douglass's life and a list of Douglass resources on the web.
Cedar Hill, the home of Frederick Douglass.
Did You Know?
Behind Cedar Hill is a reconstruction of the "Growlery," where Frederick Douglass retreated to work and "growl" when he was in the mood. This one-room den was simply furnished with a fireplace, desk, and couch.