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dc.contributor.editorFrederick Douglass
dc.date.accessioned2019-06-12T19:38:34Z
dc.date.available2019-06-12T19:38:34Z
dc.date.issued1854-02-17
dc.identifier.citationFrederick Douglass' Paper, 17 February 1854, Bentley Newspaper Collection, Kennesaw State University Department of Museums, Archives and Rare Books.en_US
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/11360/2872
dc.descriptionFrederick Douglass (1818-1895) was born a slave in Maryland and escaped to freedom in Massachusetts In 1847, Frederick Douglass founded the abolitionist newspaper entitled "The North Star" in Rochester, NY. In 1851, "The North Star" merged with The Liberty Paper Party in Syracuse, NY, and the newspaper's name changed to "Frederick Douglass' Paper. In addition to the newspaper's abolitionist message, it also urged for gender equality and the rights of other oppressed groups. The paper was in circulation until 1860 and is considered to be the most influential black abolitionist newspaper published during the antebellum period.en_US
dc.description.abstractIn 1847, Frederick Douglass founded the abolitionist newspaper entitled "The North Star" in Rochester, NY. " In 1851, "The North Star" merged with The Liberty Paper Party in Syracuse, NY, and its name changed to "Frederick Douglass' Paper. In addition to the newspaper's abolitionist message, it also urged for gender equality and the rights of other oppressed groups. The paper was in circulation until 1860.en_US
dc.language.isoen_USen_US
dc.publisherFrederick Douglassen_US
dc.subjectAfrican American.en_US
dc.subjectAfrican American--History.en_US
dc.subjectSlavery & anti-slavery.en_US
dc.subjectSlavery, abolition, and emancipation.en_US
dc.subjectNewspapers.en_US
dc.titleFrederick Douglass' Paperen_US
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