New Black History Museum Rising on National Mall
Frederick Douglass was black and that was enough for the Smithsonian Institution to bar the famed abolitionist from speaking at a lecture series intended to convince President Abraham Lincoln that he should end slavery as war divided the nation in February 1862.
Join the discussion below, or Read more at EDGE.
Since: Feb 12
#1 Mar 1, 2012
Another outdoor toilet.
Add your comments below
|House takes action against Confederate flag, a ...||Jun 20||Raptor||383|
|Paul Revere III in Rome, guest speaker at Chamb...||Jun 20||Sam||5|
|Titusville bike/pedestrian bridge opens||Jun 20||Don key||2|
|A secret room lies behind Lincoln's head at Mou...||Jun 17||Christaliban||10|
|History comes to town||Jun 16||Type cash||1|
|Missing North Carolina hiker found dead in SW C...||Jun 15||ELISE GINGERICH||1|
|Visits to Yellowstone National Park up 15 perce...||Jun 13||gordie||1|
Find what you want!
Search US National Parks Forum Now
Copyright © 2016 Topix LLC