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Frederick Douglass's Ill-Fated Speech in Penfield. 

When: Sun., Nov. 10, 2:30 p.m. 2013
Phone: 340-8720
Email: jmathis@libraryweb.org
Price: Free.
penfieldlibrary.org
Ms. Childress Brown will recount the occasion when Frederick Douglass, ex-slave, publisher, and outspoken advocate for emancipation, was scheduled to speak at the Penfield Presbyterian Church in December 1855. Mr. Douglass’ speech was interrupted when some trouble-makers blocked up the chimney flue…

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