In the course of some recent research, I came across this 1869 speech by Frederick Douglass arguing against restrictions Chinese immigration. Immigration from China and Japan was the main target of restrictionists in the 19th century, much like ... Washington Post, 6 days ago
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What does the historical handwriting of Frederick Douglass, Jacqueline Kennedy and Julia Child tell us?
A window into their souls: Handwriting The new exhibit at the National Archives collects notable signatures, from the X of Harriet Tubman to the flamboyant swirl of John Hancock, the Massachusetts representative whose name became a synonym for ...Washington Post, 3 weeks ago In National Archives exhibit, signed letters help tell the story of our nation — and beyond Washington Post, 3 weeks ago National Archives letters exhibit is a narrative of history Washington Post, 3 weeks ago
In a classroom at Frederick Douglass Elementary in Miami, five young children formed a semicircle around their young teacher. It was reading time. Marquise Curry read the first paragraph and Jeremiah Marshall read the second. What are odd jobs? ...Miami Herald, 3 weeks ago
Presented by the Frederick Douglass National Historic Site and DC Reading Is Fundamental, Inc. Featuring Historian CR Gibbs, presenting "Twelve Years A Slave: Solomon Northrup's Washington." The presentation will trace the kidnapping of ...District of Columbia DISR, 1 week ago Frederick Douglass Statue Figures Prominently in 2014 Black History Month By Hannah Hess Roll Call Online, 1 month ago Frederick Douglass, Black History and Our History Huffington Post, 1 month ago Fans Buy Hollywood History at Celebrity Auction VOA News, 4 days ago
Many of the world's Christians are now observing the solemn period of Lent. Food blogger and historian Frederick Douglass Opie offers a taste of the different food traditionsNPR, 1 month ago Grilled Cactus Rice Soup And Other Food For Lent Big News Network, 1 month ago
Crews started using heavy equipment to take down four 15-story towers that are part of the former Frederick Douglass Homes, better known as the Brewster projects. Louis once lived at the project near downtown Detroit, as did members of the Supremes ...Investor's Business Daily, 1 month ago Excavators begin demolition of Brewster Towers high-rises Crains Detroit Business, 1 month ago Final demolition begins at Detroit housing project where Joe Louis, Supremes once lived Newstalk 1290 CJBK, 1 month ago Final demolition set at Detroit housing project Crains Detroit Business, 1 month ago
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The principal of a celebrated Baltimore high school has pleaded guilty to defrauding the federal government of nearly $2 million he received in a previous job to feed disadvantaged children, butBig News Network, 5 days ago Frederick Douglass Principal Pleads Guilty To Stealing $2M Meant For The Needy Big News Network, 5 days ago
National Association for Home Care & Hospice Helps Lead Efforts to Celebrate Frederick Douglass's Birthday
WASHINGTON , Feb. 12 -- The National Association for Home Care and Hospice issued the following news release: February 14 marks the 196th birthday of Frederick Douglass , notable statesman, orator, civil rights advocate, and former slave. To mark ...HispanicBusiness.com, 1 month ago National Archives Offers Special Family Programs PressReleasePoint, 1 week ago The National Archives Offers Special Family Programs NARA, 1 week ago
WASHINGTON, D.C. Congressman Charles B. Rangel met with constituents in a free tax filing event at the Frederick Douglass Academy in New York City. The event, sponsored by the Computer & Communications Industry Association (CCIA), provided ...Congressman Charles B. Rangel, 2 weeks ago Free Tax Filing Event Congressman Charles B. Rangel, 3 weeks ago
, Mayor Vincent Gray , Department of Parks and Recreation (DPR) Chief of Staff John Stokes, Department of General Services (DGS) Director Brian Hanlon, and ANC 8E02 Commissioner Anthony Muhammad joined the Douglass community for a ribbon-cutting ...Examiner.com, 2 weeks ago Mayoral Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for the Douglass Community Center Playground - Douglass Community Center District of Columbia DISR, 3 weeks ago Mayor Gray vows to continue his DC Play Initiative on March 11, 2014 Examiner.com, 2 weeks ago
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