Welcome to Iowa Public Television! If you are seeing this message, you are using a browser that does not support web standards. This site will look much better in a browser that supports web standards, but it is accessible to any browser or Internet device. Read more on our technical tips page.

Iowa Public Television

 
  • American Experience

American Experience | Douglass Publishes "The North Star" | PBS

Duration: 02:24
Program: American Experience #101
Broadcast Date: Jan. 9, 2013

In Rochester, New York, the last stop on the Underground Railroad, Frederick Douglass published abolitionist newspaper "The North Star," naming it after the icon followed by so many escaping slaves on their quest to freedom.

Tags:

Topics:

Post Date: October 22, 2012