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Becoming Frederick Douglass - Juneteenth Movie Event image
Jun 15
Becoming Frederick Douglass - Juneteenth Movie Event
Saturday, Jun 15
@ 11:00 am
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He was born into slavery but became a gifted writer, orator, leader of the abolitionist movement, and one of the most prominent statesmen in American history. To commemorate Juneteenth, join WVIA for a free screening of the documentary Becoming Frederick Douglass and learn about Douglass’s visit to Scranton from E.J. Murphy, historian and Program Manager of Destination Freedom: Underground Railroad Walking Tour of Waverly at the Waverly Community House. Free reservations at or by calling the Dietrich at 570-836-1022 x3. Tickets will also be available at the door while they last.