John Muller: Frederick Douglass in Rochester

When: Mon., Sept. 10, 7-9 p.m. 2018

John Muller, author of Frederick Douglass in Washington, D.C.: The Lion of Anacostia (The History Press, 2012), will share largely unknown and previously unpublished material on the activities, experiences and relationships of Dr. Frederick Douglass and his family in Rochester and Monroe County within the community of newspaper editors and journalists, abolitionists, reformists, and educators.

Learn how Douglass’ extensive Rochester network sustained him and frequently visited the Douglass family in Washington City.