The Frederick Douglass Years

February 12, 1978 – April 2, 1978

Anacostia Community Museum
1901 Fort Place SE
Washington, DC

Anacostia Neighborhood Museum, 2405 Martin Luther King, Jr. Ave., SE Floor Plan

On view to mark Black History Month is a new version of a former show, produced in cooperation with SITES (Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service). The 42 panels trace the life and times of the "Sage of Anacostia" as a slave; in the Abolitionist Movement, through the Civil War and Reconstruction and as an elder statesman.