Sun, Aug 05|
Rochester Friends Meeting
Frederick Douglass, Rochester Quakers and Social Reforms in 19th Century
Time & Location
Aug 05, 2018, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Rochester Friends Meeting, 84 Scio St, Rochester, NY 14604, USA
About the Event
Judy Wellman, historian and board member of the 1816 Meetinghouse, will give an overview of the Douglass/Quaker connection in Rochester. Justin Murphy, Rochester Friends Meeting, will talk about Douglass’ efforts for equality in education in Rochester; and David Shakes, actor and director, will deliver excerpts from Douglass' speeches.