Richmond, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Slave Trade Reconciliation Triangle
The Richmond Slave Trail Commission. The Honorable Reverend Delores L. McQuinn, Chairperson; Janine Y. Bell, Co-Chairperson; Kennis Wooten; Nessa Baskerville Johnson; Dr. Philip J. Schwartz; Reverend Benjamin P. Campbell; Jennie Dotts; Charles S. Vaughan; Reverend Sylvester L. Turner; Ralph R. White. Project Manager–Jeannie Welliver, City of Richmond; Statue Sculptor and Design–Stephen Broadbent and Faith Bebbington; Plaza and Fountain Design–Burt Pinnock, BAM Architects; General Contractor–Brooks & Co. General Contractors, Inc.
This installation has been made possible through the generosity and cooperation
Location. This marker has been replaced by another marker nearby. It was located near 37° 32.084′ N, 77° 25.825′ W. Marker was in Richmond, Virginia. Marker was at the intersection of East Main Street (U.S. 60) and 15th Street, on the left when traveling east on East Main Street. Touch for map. Marker was in this post office area: Richmond VA 23219, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this location. Reconciliation Statue (here, next to this marker); The Triangle (a few steps from this marker); Odd Fellows Hall (within shouting distance of this marker); Slave Auction Site (within shouting distance of this marker); Bell Tavern (within shouting distance of this marker); Auction Houses (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Kahal Kadosh Beth Shalome (about 600 feet away); The Old State Capitol (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Richmond.
Regarding Slave Trade Reconciliation Triangle. This marker was replaced by a new one named Reconciliation Statue (see nearby markers).
Categories. • African Americans •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 12, 2009, by J. J. Prats of Springfield, Virginia. This page has been viewed 2,351 times since then and 29 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on July 12, 2009, by J. J. Prats of Springfield, Virginia.