The Untold story of an American Hero
Posted on December 31, 2020
by Dorris Keeven-Franke
The Emancipation Monument “Freedom’s Memorial” was paid for entirely by funds from the formerly enslaved. It sits in Lincoln Park in Washington, D.C. today. It was dedicated by Frederick Douglass on April 14, 1876.
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Dorris Keeven-Franke is an Award-winning author, public historian, and professional genealogist
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