The Reading of the Declaration of Independence and other Founding Documents – July 4, 2020
Chapin Library Presents: Reading of Founding Documents. The Declaration of Independence, 1776. Frederick Douglass's 1852 Address: What to the Slave is the Fourth of July? "The sunlight that brought life and healing to you, has brought stripes and death to me. This Fourth [of] July is yours, not mine. You may rejoice, I must mourn."