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Title:
Traces of the Trade: A Story from the Deep North
When:
Feb.16.2013 01.00PM
Category:
General

Description

Join a special screening of the documentary, "Traces of the Trade: A Story from the Deep North" (2008), the story of the largest slave-trading family in U.S. History on beginning at 1:00 p.m., Saturday, February 16, at La Pintoresca Branch Library, 1355 N. Raymond Avenue.

The film was created by filmmaker Katrina Browne who discovered that her New England ancestors were the largest slave-trading family in U.S. history. She and nine cousins retrace the Triangle Trade and gain powerful new perspectives on the black/white divide.

For more information, contact Diane Walker at (626) 744-7268 or This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .