Address delivered on the 26th anniversary of the abolition of slavery in the District of Columbia
A speech written by African American leader Frederick Douglass.
How Should You Think About This Source?
- What is the main argument this text is making and what key details support that argument?
- Who was the audience for this text? Do you think the writer’s argument was convincing for this audience? Why or why not?
- What counterarguments or questions do you have?
Notes From Your Teacher
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