• Cedar Hill

    Frederick Douglass

    National Historic Site District of Columbia

Historic Photos - 1880s to 1890s

Did You Know?

54th Mass

Two of Frederick Douglass's sons served in the 54th Massachusetts (portrayed in the movie "Glory") during the Civil War. Both Lewis and Charles survived, and lived to see their father hang a print of the 54th storming Fort Wagner in the front hall of Cedar Hill.