Douglass Day Transcribe-a-thon

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Celebrate Frederick Douglass’ birthday with a party and a transcribe-a-thon.


Born into bondage, Douglass never knew his birthdate but chose to celebrate every year on February 14. In celebration, Douglass Day is an annual day for preserving Black history.


Light refreshments and birthday cake will be served.


This event is open to the public. RSVPs are encouraged. The event is co-sponsored by the Office of the Vice Provost for Diversity. For questions, contact Lauren Cooper at or 302-831-4718.


For more information about this event and to RSVP please visit:

Friday, February 14, 2020 at 11:30am to 3:00pm

Morris Library, Room 114 University of Delaware Library

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Students, Faculty & Staff, Community, Special Events



Library, Museums & Press


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Vicky White

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