Saturday, July 20th at 11pm (ET) _ C-SPAN BOOK TV: “Frederick Douglass in Washington, D.C.: The Lion of Anacostia”

C-SPAN BOOK TVJohn Muller recounts the final eighteen years of Frederick Douglass’ life spent at his home, Cedar Hill, in the Anacostia neighborhood of Washington, D.C.  During this time, Douglass was instrumental in the development of Howard University, participated in local politics, and served as marshal of the District of Columbia.  John Muller speaks at the Library of Congress in Washington, D.C.

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