- Frederick,1817–95, U.S. ex-slave, abolitionist, and orator.
- a male given name.
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Examples from the Web for douglass
The first—and it turns out, only—stop was Douglass Academy, a new charter school in downtown Wilmington.
Under state law, charter schools must have at least 65 students enrolled, but Douglass Academy was well below that.
In the meantime, Douglass had pulled into a lower parking lot to start an 11 p.m.-to-7 a.m. shift.
Douglass was Medevaced to a hospital in Scranton, where he was stabilized.
But as Police Chief Douglass was careful to clarify Sunday: “Suspects are not convicted, suspects are people of interest.”Killings at Kansas Jewish Centers Were Hate Crimes, Right?
April 14, 2014
"Attacking an unfortunate rabbit, I suppose," said Douglass, bravely.
This force was under the command of Capt. Douglass of the frigate "Isis."The Naval History of the United States
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Now his friends were fleeing the country, Sanborn, Douglass, and Howe.Susan B. Anthony
But his sojourn in England was more than a joy to Mr. Douglass.
He is still the master of his own body, and can say with the poet, "The hand of Douglass is his own."