Who is Frederick Douglass?
After escaping slavery from Baltimore, Frederick Douglass headed north and joined the abolitionist movement. He became one of the most well-known and eloquent orators of the 19th century.
The Abolitionists premieres on PBS January 8, 15 & 22.
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