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Frederick Douglass House - Historic Marker

Frederick Douglass House, Rochester

DOUGLASS HOUSE
Rochester Athenaeum est. 1829
Frederick Douglass noted
abolitionist and orator
lived here with Sprague
family, 1873-1874. Owned building for 32 years.

Located at: 271 Hamilton St., Rochester
Funded by: William C. Pomeroy Foundation, 2019

Photo dated: Nov. 7, 2021
Photo by: Dick Halsey

Note: Also see a photo of the house.  


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