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  “Ten of us, five women and five men, who range from siblings to seventh cousins, many of whom had never met before, responded to an invitation to retrace the steps of our ancestors, confront the legacy of slavery in the United States, and make a documentary movie. It became a summer like none I'd ever experienced, and will never forget.”

Inheriting the Trade
 


Photos


The photographs are divided up into several groups; just click on a link to see the photographs for that section:



Photographs of the family


Photographs from Bristol, R.I.



Photographs from Ghana



Photographs from Cuba


Elizabeth
Artwork by Elizabeth Sturges-Llerena

 

 

 

 
   
      Inheriting the Trade, by Thomas Norman DeWolf, is published by Beacon Press. Copyright 2007.