• Historic buildings and the waterfront in New Bedford Whaling National Historical Park

    New Bedford Whaling

    National Historical Park Massachusetts

Event Details

  • 06/19/2013

    Frederick Douglass
    Location: Nathan and Polly Johnson House, 21 Seventh Street, New Bedford, MA Time: 6:30 PM to 1:00 AM Fee Information: free Contact Name: Lee Blake, New Bedford Historical Society Contact Email: society@nbhistory.comcastbiz.net Contact Phone Number: 508-979-8828

On Wed., June 19th, at 6:30 PM, the Nathan and Polly Johnson House will host a communal reading of Frederick Douglass' fiery speech, "The Meaning of the Fourth of July to the Negro." The shared reading will be followed by discussion and refreshments.