Rediscovering Frederick Douglass

By on February 6, 2017
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A presentation by Rochester City Historian Christine Ridarsky

Tuesday, February 14, 2017, 7:00 pm, Greece Public Library, 2 Vince Tofany Blvd., Greece.*

The program will include a screening of “Rediscovering Frederick Douglass,” a film that tells the story of how a previously unknown photograph of famed abolitionist and human rights activist Frederick Douglass was rediscovered. Following the screening Rochester City Historian Christine Ridarsky will discuss the photograph, its discovery in the archive she manages, the process of preserving and documenting it, and a viewing of the original photograph.

*Greece Historical Society programs at the Greece Public Library require reservations. You may register online at the Greece Public Library website www.greecepubliclibrary.org or call the Library at 585-225-8951.

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