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Last Will of Frederick Douglass - News Article

At the time of his marriage to Helen Pitts, newspapers reported that Frederick Douglass and his children disagreed about the propriety of that marriage. 

After his death, those stories continued.  This news article, which includes an interview with Douglass' widow, disputes the claim of family tensions.

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Image online, courtesy Library of Congress.

 

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