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This six-part series tours Hidden Sites of Slavery and Freedom related to Frederick Douglass and the Underground Railroad in Lower Manhattan. It is presented by the New-York Historical Society (www.nyhistory.org), sponsored by Verizon, produced by Cutlass, Inc. and supported by the US Dept. of Education. Frederick Douglass arrived in New York as an escaping slave, and became one of the most prominent black leaders in America.

Frederick Douglass and the Underground Railroad in New Yor‪k‬ New-York Historical Society

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This six-part series tours Hidden Sites of Slavery and Freedom related to Frederick Douglass and the Underground Railroad in Lower Manhattan. It is presented by the New-York Historical Society (www.nyhistory.org), sponsored by Verizon, produced by Cutlass, Inc. and supported by the US Dept. of Education. Frederick Douglass arrived in New York as an escaping slave, and became one of the most prominent black leaders in America.

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    Frederick Douglass Landing

    Frederick Douglass Landing

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    Frederick Douglass Landing

    Frederick Douglass Landing

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    Frederick Douglass Landing (Transcript)

    Frederick Douglass Landing (Transcript)

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    Theodore Wright's Lodgings

    Theodore Wright's Lodgings

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    Theodore Wright's Lodgings

    Theodore Wright's Lodgings

    • 2 min
    Theodore Wright's Lodgings (Transcript)

    Theodore Wright's Lodgings (Transcript)

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