Notes and Sources on the Life of Sara Bickford, Entrepreneur (1852 – 1931)

Kelly McCoy 1.9.21 Sara Gammon Brown Bickford (1852 – 1931) was the first Black woman to own a utility company. Born into slavery in 1852, she was separated from her parents when they were sold, and she never saw them again. The video below will weave you through the life of Sara Bickford. A Black … More Notes and Sources on the Life of Sara Bickford, Entrepreneur (1852 – 1931)

(Grades 1 – 12) Frederick Douglass NHS Virtual Oratorical Contest and Video Contest January 2021: Applications Due 12/18/20

Frederick Douglass National Historic Site hosts a virtual oratorical contest for grades 1 – 12. Applications due 12/18/2020. … More (Grades 1 – 12) Frederick Douglass NHS Virtual Oratorical Contest and Video Contest January 2021: Applications Due 12/18/20