Frederick Douglass


“If a slave was convicted of any high misdemeanor, became unmanageable, or evinced a determination to run away, he was brought immediately here, severely whipped” - Frederick Douglass"-Frederick Douglass 27

“Their yearly clothing consisted of two coarse linen shirts, one pair of linen trousers,”-Frederick Douglass 27

“Mr. Severe's place was filled by a Mr. Hopkins. He was a very different man. He was less cruel, less profane, and made less noise" -Frederick Douglass 28

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