My daughter lives in Rochester, New York, and I recently had to run up and help her move into a new place. Since I was in town, I figured I would go On Location at the city’s beautiful Mount Hope Cemetery and the final resting place of one of the Civil War’s most famous figures.
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There’s a Rochester-based wiki that outlines more of Douglass’s life in the city.
Of the three homes Douglass owned in Rochester, only one still survives: 271 Hamilton Street.
Rochester is also the home of the Susan B. Anthony House, at 17 Madison Street.