Well, it's less rural now: Rochester's School No. 12 now occupies the site of Frederick Douglass's once-secluded farmhouse.

A 1984 historical marker identifies the site of Douglass's rural home.

A 2005 historical marker contains rich interpretive information about Douglass's life, works, and activities while residing on this site.

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