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From: the life and writings of frederick douglass, (five volumes) by philip s foner international publishers (included on this web site by kind permission of the. Frederick douglass speech delivered at the annual meeting of the american anti-slavery society philadelphia, pennsylvania december 3, 1863. 232 quotes from frederick douglass: 'once you learn to read, you will be forever free', 'it is easier to build strong children than to repair broken men', and 'i. West india emancipation, speech delivered at canandaigua, new york, august 3, 1857 two speeches by frederick douglass one.
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