Douglass Statue Unveiled


A 7-foot bronze statue of 19th-century orator and writer Frederick Douglass was officially unveiled at the U.S. Capitol on June 19. The unveiling ceremony was led by House speaker John Boehner.

The Douglass statue, which was created by sculptor Steven Weitzman and commissioned seven years ago, will be only the fourth statue or bust in the Capitol that honors an African American. 

Douglass Statue Unveiled

Comments

Latest Tweets