Rochester in Monroe County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Frederick Douglass, noted
abolitionist and orator,
lived here with Sprague
family, 1873-1874. Owned
building for 32 years.
Erected 2019 by William G. Pomeroy Foundation & Rochester Public Library. (Marker Number 578.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: African Americans. In addition, it is included in the William G. Pomeroy Foundation series list.
Location. 43° 8.706′ N, 77° 36.16′ W. Marker is in Rochester, New York, in Monroe County. Marker is at the intersection of Hamilton Street and Bond Street, on the left when traveling west on Hamilton Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 271 Hamilton Street, Rochester NY 14620, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Rochester (approx. half a mile away); Seward Seminary (approx. half a mile away); Margaret Woodbury Strong (approx. 0.6 miles away); Hayden House (approx. 0.6 miles away); 1835 House (approx. Ford Street Bridge (approx. 0.7 miles away); Frederick Douglass Home Site (approx. 0.7 miles away); Douglass Home (approx. 0.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Rochester.
Credits. This page was last revised on February 13, 2021. It was originally submitted on February 13, 2021, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 53 times since then. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on February 13, 2021, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.