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Frederick Douglass in Washington, D.C.: A Panel @ Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library, February 12, 6:30 – 8pm [Black Studies Center, Room 316]

Three Scholars Discuss the Local Significance of Frederick Douglass

Photo of Frederick Douglass

Please join us on Tuesday, Feb. 12 for an enlightening panel discussion on the dynamic role that Frederick Douglass played in the history of Washington, D.C. during the era of Post-Emancipation.

Our distinguished panel:

Moderated by Kelly Navies, DC Public Library

This event takes place from 6:30-8:30 p.m. in the Black Studies Center, Room 316.

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Lincoln Group of DC hosts FREE symposium on the Emancipation Proclamation at MLK Library, Saturday, January 5, 2013 1-4pm, A-5

douglass-lincoln-illustration-4x3-thumb-400xauto-30321The Lincoln Group of the District of Columbia is hosting a free symposium at the Martin Luther King Library (901 G Street NW, Metro: Green Line / Red Lin  – Gallery Place) this Saturday, January 5, 2013 from 1-4 in the Auditorium A-5.

Speakers are Pulitzer Prize Winner Eric Foner, Dr. Edna Greene Medford from Howard University, and Professor Lucas Morel, Washington and Lee University. Frederick Douglass will also be making an appearance according to sources.

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