Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass

3. Describe the character Colonel Lloyd. How power corrupt his sense of justice and fair play? Provide specific examples

Frederick Douglass

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Colonel Lloyd

One of the largest landowners and slaveowners in Maryland, Colonel Lloyd employed Douglass's first master, Captain Anthony. Douglass lived on the Great House Farm, the main plantation home of Lloyd's large landholdings. He was a charter member in the Maryland Agricultural Society, a Republican delegate to the state legislature, a U.S. Congressman, the governor of Maryland, and a U.S. Senator.