In Jamestown, a reckoning over American slavery’s beginnings

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In Jamestown, a reckoning over American slavery’s beginnings

Jamestown Rediscovery Foundation archaeologists show artifacts and discuss what they know about one of the first enslaved Africans to live in English North America in Jamestown, Va.
A Jamestown Rediscovery Foundation archaeologist shows artifacts and discusses what they know about one of the first enslaved Africans to live in English North America in Jamestown, Va. They’re standing at the excavation site of a house where an enslaved woman named Angela lived in the 1600s.

In Jamestown, a reckoning over American slavery’s beginnings

Jamestown Rediscovery Foundation archaeologists show artifacts and discuss what they know about one of the first enslaved Africans to live in English North America in Jamestown, Va.
A Jamestown Rediscovery Foundation archaeologist shows artifacts and discusses what they know about one of the first enslaved Africans to live in English North America in Jamestown, Va. They’re standing at the excavation site of a house where an enslaved woman named Angela lived in the 1600s.

In Jamestown, a reckoning over American slavery’s beginnings

A Jamestown Rediscovery Foundation archaeologist discusses what they know about one of the first enslaved Africans to live in English North America in Jamestown, Va. A new tour at the site of the historic Jamestown colony encourages visitors to consider the beginnings of American slavery. It’s part of a broader national effort to reckon with slavery’s legacy.

In Jamestown, a reckoning over American slavery’s beginnings

A Jamestown Rediscovery Foundation archaeologist shows artifacts and discusses what they know about one of the first enslaved Africans to live in English North America in Jamestown, Va. A new tour at the site of the historic Jamestown colony encourages visitors to consider the beginnings of American slavery. It’s part of a broader national effort to reckon with slavery’s legacy.
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