The Narrative Of The Life Of Fredrick Douglas

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Lavonda Walls
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Fredrick Douglas Essay

African American author Fredrick Augustus Washington Bailey was born in Chesapeake
Bay he celebrated his date of birth on February the 14th exact date unknow he was part Native,
European and African American with mother Harriet Bailey they later moved six years after his birth. While becoming a national leader and one of the best seller writers of his era. The author wrote his auto biography “The Narrative of the Life of Fredrick Douglas.” He later published his last autobiography 1881 by 1892 it had been revised he held a few positions in public office and became the first black to for the nomination for Vice President with nominee Victoria
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