Traces of the Trade 2019

Date: October 2019
Location: Various Locations

The Episcopal Health Foundation along with congregations around the diocese will host a tour to feature the viewing and discussion of the film Traces of the Trade: A Story from the Deep North. The facilitated dialogue on racial reconciliation led by DeWolf descendant Dain Perry and wife Constance Perry, is unique to each community and its history.

Watch the trailer here.

The Traces of the Trade Tour dates are 
October 15 - 26, 2019

Tour Dates and Locations:

Conroe | Wednesday, October 16, 2019 @ 6 - 9 PM
Location:     St. James' Episcopal Church 
                     1803 Highland Hollow Dr, Conroe, TX
Baytown | Saturday, October 19, 2019 @ 5 - 8 PM
Location:    Trinity Episcopal Church
                    5010 N Main St, Baytown, TX 77521
Tyler | Friday, October 25, 2019 @ 6 - 9 PM
Location:   Christ Episcopal Church
                   118 S Bois D Arc Ave, Tyler, TX 75702
Galveston | TBD
Trinity Episcopal Church and Grace Episcopal Church
Location:    TBD


There are still a few dates available this October if you would like to share with your congregation and your community an opportunity to learn more about the history of slavery in our country and church. If your congregation would like to host a screening and dialogue, please contact Eric Moen, EHF Congregational Engagement Officer at or by phone at 832-807-2582.

All Racial Reconciliation work at EHF is coordinated in partnership with the Episcopal Diocese of Texas and connected to the Province VII Anti-Racism network and TEC’s Becoming Beloved Community.