Frederick Douglass Under Pressure Reenactment | Kids Out and About Rochester

Frederick Douglass Under Pressure Reenactment

Enjoy Dr. David Anderson's reenactment of Frederick Douglass's life in Rochester.

Join us as Dr. David Anderson, founding member of Blackstorytelling League, introduces us to Frederick Douglass in 1860, returning to Rochester from England where he fled after abolitionist John Brown seized the federal arsenal at Harpers Ferry, Virginia. Dr. Anderson presents Douglass as candid, acknowledging the impact of an impending war on the nation, and referring to his personal loss. Experience a memorable portrayal of one of Rochester's most influential citizens.


455 Calkins Road
Rochester, NY, 14623-4299
United States


Contact name: 
Vicki Rusinko
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7-8 pm