Traces of the Trade is a documentary film that follows members of the DeWolfe family of Rhode Island as they trace their family's involvement in the slave trade and their attempts at reconciliation. Discussion will follow facilitated by a member of the Center for Reconciliation. The Center for Reconciliation was founded by the Episcopalian Diocese of Rhode Island and offers and supports efforts that lead to social justice, racial equality, and racial reconciliation. They provide a variety of events and programs that create opportunities for learning, sharing and discussing America’s history of slavery, the slave trade and its legacies.
For more information, please contact the Stonington Historical Society at the link below.