Client: Time-Life Education

Project: Frederick Douglass: Freedom’s Force CD-ROM

Produced by Redmon for Time-Life Education’s History Makers series, this CD-ROM title explores the life and accomplishments of a freed slave, abolitionist, and statesman. It includes an interactive timeline that traces both the life of Frederick Douglass and major historical events of the period, as well as a biographical directory of key figures who were involved in events surrounding the Emancipation Proclamation. Photographs, maps, audio clips, and historical quotes provide a vast array of background information for student research. In-depth textual summaries chronicle ethical dilemmas faced by prominent leaders during this turning point in history. The interface provides easy-to-use, intuitive, menu-driven navigation through this program about one of America's most effective and admired forces of freedom.

Produced in 1998.

Service Area: E-Learning, Interactives

Redmon Tasks: Graphic, interface, and instructional design; programming and authoring; audio production and editing; testing, documentation, and project management

Industry: Education, Media