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The UNESCO Slave Route Project

As a UNESCO Slave Route Site of Remembrance, Historic Sotterley honors those who perished and survived the trans-Atlantic slave trade.

The Common Ground Initiative

The mission of Historic Sotterley’s continuing initiative, Common Ground, is to bring together descendants, community, and partners to provide education, resources, remembrance, and celebrate cultures to aid in healing; to help uncover and eradicate racism and discrimination in all forms; to promote social equality and justice through interpretation of authentic history and its relevance to effect social change, while encouraging individual and group activism.

People, Perspectives and Stories




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