Frederick Douglass statue unveiled

Hundreds gather for a congressional ceremony to commemorate the dedication and unveiling of a statue of Frederick Douglass in Emancipation Hall of the the United States Visitors Center, Washington, D.C., Wednesday, June 19, 2013.

Washington, D.C. Councilmembers David Grosso (D-At Large), left, Jack Evans (D-Ward 2), second from left, Vincent Orange (D-At Large), third from right, Tommy Wells (D-Ward 6), second from right, Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-D.C.), third from left, and Mayor Vincent Gray, right, pose for a photograph together after a congressional ceremony to commemorate the dedication and unveiling of a statue of Frederick Douglass in Emancipation Hall of the the United States Visitors Center, Washington, D.C., Wednesday, June 19, 2013. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)

Washington, D.C. Councilmembers David Grosso (D-At Large), left, Jack Evans (D-Ward 2), second from left, Vincent Orange (D-At Large), third from right, Tommy Wells (D-Ward 6), second from right, Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-D.C.), third from left, and Mayor Vincent Gray, right, pose for a photograph together after a congressional ceremony to commemorate the dedication and unveiling of a statue of Frederick Douglass in Emancipation Hall of the the United States Visitors Center, Washington, D.C., Wednesday, June 19, 2013. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)

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