October 20, 2019
Queen Anne's County Library
121 S. Commerce Street
Centreville, MD 21617
LOST HISTORY: FREDERICK DOUGLASS IN QUEEN ANNE’S COUNTY, MARYLAND
Sunday, October 20, 2019
Join local history enthusiasts and community leaders for a debut presentation detailing the previously unknown history of Marshal Frederick Douglass visiting and speaking to more than 500 hundred people in Centreville, Maryland.
Arriving in Queenstown, Queen Anne's County, by steamboat from Baltimore, the visit of Marshal Douglass to Centreville drew visitors from nearby Talbot, Caroline and Kent counties.
Learn more about the lost local history from internationally known Douglassonian John Muller, who has previously presented on the lost and unknown history of visits Douglass made to Cambridge in Dorchester County and Denton in Caroline County.
Q&A following the presentation.