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Memorial Day 2022 Mount Hope Cemetery

Memorial Day 2022 at Mount Hope

June 1, 2022

On this solemn day of tribute to our fallen soldiers from the past we met at the Civil War plot with members of the Sons of Union Veterans of the […]

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Herstory: Anna Murray Douglass, A Journey to Our Roots - Underground Railroad Board Game

Herstory: Anna Murray Douglass, A Journey to Our Roots

May 31, 2022

On May 11th Anna Murray Douglass School #12 celebrated the life of the school’s namesake. Hundreds of parents, students, teachers, community leaders, and administrators enjoyed great food, music, and community […]

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Mt Hope Cemetary Winner Sanaa Kettle Pic

Studio 678 Collaboration

May 27, 2022

2022 marked Year One in our work with the Studio 678 program. The mission of the Friends of Mount Hope Cemetery focuses on education, and we are committed to supporting […]

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Helen Pitts Douglass

Helen Pitts Douglass: Reminiscences

May 14, 2022

In the coming months, the Frederick Douglass family plot at Mount Hope Cemetery will have two new headstones—one for his wife, Anna Murray Douglass, and one for his ten-year old […]

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On March 15th the Holocaust Committee of the Friends of Mount Hope was invited by Tony Filer to attend his presentation at the Monroe Community College Holocaust, Genocide and Human Rights meeting.

Holocaust Project News

March 19, 2022

On March 15th the Holocaust Committee of the Friends of Mount Hope was invited by Tony Filer to attend his presentation at the Monroe Community College Holocaust, Genocide and Human […]

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Anna Murray Douglass and Daughter Annie Douglass to be Honored with Memorials at Mount Hope Cemetery

Anna Murray Douglass and Daughter Annie Douglass to be Honored with Memorials at Mount Hope Cemetery

March 1, 2022

Below is a link to the 2/22/22 press release announcing plans to add two gravestones to the Frederick Douglass family plot to mark the graves of Anna Murray Douglass and […]

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