Many history interpreters of color carry weight of racism

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Many history interpreters of color carry weight of racism

Historical interpreter Robert Watson, center, works a field as a group of visitors watches on the Great Hopes Plantation at Colonial Williamsburg in Williamsburg, Va., in 2005. Colonial Williamsburg is an immersive living-history museum where costumed interpreters of history re-enact scenes and portray figures from that period.

Many history interpreters of color carry weight of racism

Historical interpreter Robert Watson, center, works a field as a group of visitors watches on the Great Hopes Plantation at Colonial Williamsburg in Williamsburg, Va., in 2005. Colonial Williamsburg is an immersive living-history museum where costumed interpreters of history re-enact scenes and portray figures from that period.