Becoming Frederick Douglass

Young Frederick Douglass Goes to Baltimore

Clip: Special | 3m 54s | Video has closed captioning.

Young Frederick Douglass is sent to work in the overseer’s house where he learns to read, opening his eyes to the possibility of a life beyond slavery.

Aired: 10/11/22

Rating: NR

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