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Africans In America, Interview with Thomas J. Davis, Professor of History, Arizona State University and author of
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directed by Orlando Bagwell, 1951-; produced by Susan Bellows, fl. 1989, Orlando Bagwell, 1951- and Noland Walker, fl. 2003, Public Broadcasting Service, in Africans In America (WGBH Educational Foundation, 2017), 1 hour 27 mins
Thomas Davis is interviewed about the differing visions of European settlers, how Europeans handle labor in the New World, the fears about the Spanish and Native Americans, the reality in Jamestown, the first Africans in Virginia, Anthony Johnson, what is unique about America between 1750 and 1800, the impact of t...
directed by Orlando Bagwell, 1951-; produced by Susan Bellows, fl. 1989, Orlando Bagwell, 1951- and Noland Walker, fl. 2003, Public Broadcasting Service, in Africans In America (WGBH Educational Foundation, 2017), 1 hour 27 mins
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Roots: A History Revealed
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directed by Anthony Giacchino, 1969-; produced by Sean Sakamoto, fl. 2005-2017, Hazel Gurland-Pooler, fl. 1997-2017 and Anthony Giacchino, 1969-, Time Travel Unlimited (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2016), 43 mins
A one hour, unblinking, and fact-filled look at the real history of slavery, as revealed in Roots. This documentary features leading historians unpacking the history behind Africa at the time of Kunte Kinte and the Middle Passage, slavery on plantations.
directed by Anthony Giacchino, 1969-; produced by Sean Sakamoto, fl. 2005-2017, Hazel Gurland-Pooler, fl. 1997-2017 and Anthony Giacchino, 1969-, Time Travel Unlimited (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2016), 43 mins
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Roots: A New Vision
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produced by Kim Ferraro, fl. 1991-2017 and Brian Huffman, fl. 2008-2017, A&E Television Networks (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2016), 43 mins
HISTORY's award-winning original specials explore the people, places, and events that have shaped who we are today. Whether offering in-depth perspective on ancient cultures, exploring geological wonders, or analyzing history's greatest military strategies, HISTORY specials provide an informative and entertaining...
produced by Kim Ferraro, fl. 1991-2017 and Brian Huffman, fl. 2008-2017, A&E Television Networks (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2016), 43 mins
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The African Americans: Many Rivers to Cross, Episode 1, The Black Atlantic: 1500-1800
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directed by Phil Bertelsen, fl. 1997-2013, Leslie Asako Gladsjo, fl. 1988-2014, Sabin Streeter, fl. 2005-2017 and Jamila Wignot, fl. 2009-2014; produced by WNET Channel 13, New York, NY, Kunhardt Films and Inkwell Films, in The African Americans: Many Rivers to Cross, Episode 1 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2013), 56 mins
'The Black Atlantic' explores the global experiences that created the African-American people. Beginning a century before the first documented '20-and-odd' slaves who arrived at Jamestown, Virginia, the episode portrays the earliest Africans, slave and free, who arrived on these shores. The transatlantic slave tra...
directed by Phil Bertelsen, fl. 1997-2013, Leslie Asako Gladsjo, fl. 1988-2014, Sabin Streeter, fl. 2005-2017 and Jamila Wignot, fl. 2009-2014; produced by WNET Channel 13, New York, NY, Kunhardt Films and Inkwell Films, in The African Americans: Many Rivers to Cross, Episode 1 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2013), 56 mins
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Latino Americans: The 500-Year Legacy that Shaped a Nation, Episode 1, Foreigners in Their Own Land
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directed by David Belton and Sonia Fritz, fl. 1984-2013; produced by Nina Alvarez, fl. 2002-2013, Ray Telles, fl. 1989-2016, John J. Valadez, fl. 2003-2010 and Daniel McCabe, fl. 2014, WETA Productions, Bosch and Co. and Latino Public Broadcasting, in Latino Americans: The 500-Year Legacy that Shaped a Nation, Episode 1 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2013), 52 mins
Survey the history and people from 1565-1880, as the first Spanish explorers enter North America, the U.S. expands into territories in the Southwest that had been home to Native Americans and English and Spanish colonies, and as the Mexican-American War strips Mexico of half its territories by 1848.
directed by David Belton and Sonia Fritz, fl. 1984-2013; produced by Nina Alvarez, fl. 2002-2013, Ray Telles, fl. 1989-2016, John J. Valadez, fl. 2003-2010 and Daniel McCabe, fl. 2014, WETA Productions, Bosch and Co. and Latino Public Broadcasting, in Latino Americans: The 500-Year Legacy that Shaped a Nation, Episode 1 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2013), 52 mins
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Wall Street, A Balanced Perspective, The Wall of Wall Street
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directed by Li Chencal, fl. 2012; produced by Yan Weiyi, fl. 2010 and Xu Wenguang, fl. 2010, in Wall Street, A Balanced Perspective (Privately Published, 2012), 34 mins
The name Wall Street evolved from the earliest history of North America. Back then, a wall stood as a protective boundary between the wealth of the Dutch Settlement of New Amsterdam and the Native Americans. It's a difficult challenge to find traces of that original wall from a time 400 years ago, especially in s...
directed by Li Chencal, fl. 2012; produced by Yan Weiyi, fl. 2010 and Xu Wenguang, fl. 2010, in Wall Street, A Balanced Perspective (Privately Published, 2012), 34 mins
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Time Team America, Season 1, Episode 1, The Lost Colony of Roanoke, NC
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directed by Graham Dixon, 1960-; produced by Graham Dixon, 1960-, Channel Four Television, Oregon Public Broadcasting and Videotext Communications, in Time Team America, Season 1, Episode 1 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2009), 54 mins
The team plunges the viewer into the grime and glory of real-life archaeology: epiphany and exhaustion, discovery and disappointment. The team explores the mysteries of the past through what they find buried below the ground. Part adventure, part hard science, part reality show, applies the latest technology and t...
directed by Graham Dixon, 1960-; produced by Graham Dixon, 1960-, Channel Four Television, Oregon Public Broadcasting and Videotext Communications, in Time Team America, Season 1, Episode 1 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2009), 54 mins
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10 Days That Unexpectedly Changed America, 2, Massacre at Mystic
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written by Michael Mayhew, fl. 1992, in 10 Days That Unexpectedly Changed America, 2 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2008, originally published 2006), 44 mins
On May 26, 1637, New England settlers brutally attacked a Pequot encampment on the Mystic River, leaving hundreds of men, women, and children dead. Focusing on the Pequot War, this program seeks to understand the causes of the massacre, its place in the history of colonial America, and its centuries-long effects o...
written by Michael Mayhew, fl. 1992, in 10 Days That Unexpectedly Changed America, 2 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2008, originally published 2006), 44 mins
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States, The States: Virginia, Ohio, Idaho, Alabama and North Dakota
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produced by Nicholas A. Stein, in States (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2007), 43 mins
Journey through the Old Dominion, Buckeye, Gem, Yellowhammer, and Peace Garden States! This program describes the unique characteristics of Virginia (birthplace of several U.S. presidents, Patrick Henry's "Liberty or Death" speech, Jamestown, Bacon's Rebellion, and the Pentagon); of Ohio (first professional baseba...
produced by Nicholas A. Stein, in States (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2007), 43 mins
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States, Texas, Massachusetts, Arkansas, Iowa and Delaware
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produced by Nicholas A. Stein, in States (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2007), 43 mins
Welcome to the Lone Star, Bay, Natural, Hawkeye, and First States! This program illustrates the unique characteristics of Texas (large size, diverse climates, cattle drives, Mexico's role in Texas history, the Alamo); of Massachusetts (Puritans and Plymouth colony, Irish culture, Fenway Park, and Harvard); of Arka...
produced by Nicholas A. Stein, in States (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2007), 43 mins
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