Frederick Douglass Replica Statue

Frederick Douglass Replica Statue

This statue in Washington Square Park is one of thirteen statues produced by sculptor Olivia Kim, each a replica of the famed statue by Sidney W. Edwards, which stands on a tall plinth in Rochester's Highland Park Bowl. It was installed in 2018.

Replica statue, detail

Replica statue, detail

Facial closeup of the 2018 replica statue.

Replica Statue Label

Replica Statue Label

Identifying label is attached at the feet of the statue.

Washington Square Park

Washington Square Park

Washington Square Park, at South Clinton Avenue and Court Street, is the longtime home of Rochester's imposing Soldiers and Sailors monument, featuring a statue of Abraham Lincoln atop its plinth. That monument, standing 42 feet tall, was designed by sculptor Leonard W. Volk and dedicated in 1892.

Associated Causes

Those Involved

Sign Up for our Newsletter

Follow our sponsor on