Douglass Community CenterFrederick Augustus Washington Bailey arrived in New York with the aid of a free woman named Anna Murray. She followed him to New York, and eleven days after his arrival, they married. The couple continued to settle in New Bedford, Massachusetts, home to a thriving free African American community, and adopted the named Frederick Douglass and Anna Murray-Douglass. This freedom grove of sugar maples represent the state of New York where Bailey achieved his freedom and married the woman he loved.
|Placed By||DC Department of Parks and Recreation|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Tuesday, February 12th, 2019 at 1:04pm PST -08:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18S E 328340 N 4302323|
|Decimal Degrees||38.85300000, -76.97823333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 38° 51.18', W 76° 58.694'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||38° 51' 10.8" N, 76° 58' 41.64" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 1898 Stanton Terrace SE, Washington DC 20020, US|
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