Inspire Her: Watch The Replay
WTLC Featured Video
CLOSE


On Wednesday, June 19th, writer, orator, statesman and prominent abolitionist Frederick Douglass was honored by Vice President Joe Biden, House Speaker John Boehner and other members of Congress in Washington D.C.

In a ceremony held in Emancipation Hall on the Capitol, a seven-foot bronze statue was unveiled in the likeness of Douglass.

Little Known Black History Fact: Frederick Douglass Honored with Capitol Statue  was originally published on blackamericaweb.com

1 2Next page »

Also On 106.7 WTLC:
Rest In Power: Notable Black Folks Who We’ve Lost In 2021
33 photos