Simao Souindoula studies a scale model of a slave ship in Colonial Williamsburg with Priscilla Hauger, director of exhibitions. He visited several historical sites in Virginia to network for his museum in Angola, the National Museum of Slavery, as he seeks to deepen U.S. ties with his country beyond trade. (Associated Press)

Simao Souindoula studies a scale model of a slave ship in Colonial Williamsburg with Priscilla Hauger, director of exhibitions. He visited several historical sites in Virginia to network for his museum in Angola, the National Museum of Slavery, as he seeks to deepen U.S. ties with his country beyond trade. (Associated Press)