• Cedar Hill

    Frederick Douglass

    National Historic Site District of Columbia

Audrey Peterman linking African Americans to the National Parks

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The Growlery

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.