Show image list »
Unveiling of the Lincoln statue... Frederick Douglass speech...
Item # 689825
April 15, 1876
BETHLEHEM DAILY TIMES, Pennsylvania, April 15, 1876
* Emancipation Memorial - monument
* Lincoln Park, Capital Hill, Washington D.C.
* Frederick Douglass speaks
Page 2 has a small heading "The Lincoln Monument" See image for report of the ceremony. (see)
This was the unveiling of the Emancipation Statue built by the funds contributed by African-Americans. Frederick Douglass spoke at this unveiling.
Complete with 4 pages, nice condition.
Category: Post-Civil War