The Marc Steiner Show

Moment in Maryland Black History: Frederick Douglass Escapes To Freedom

Frederick DouglassSeptember 3, 2014 – Segment 2

Lisa Crawley, Resource Center Manager of the Reginald F. Lewis Museum of African American History and Culture, joins us for our regular collaboration: Moment in Maryland Black History.

Today, we discuss the day Frederick Douglass escaped to freedom by train in Baltimore using a seamen’s certificate.


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Marc Steiner

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