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Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr., Season 5, Episode 7, No Laughing Matter
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directed by Krista Whetstone, fl. 1995; produced by Elizabeth Woller, fl. 2012, in Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr., Season 5, Episode 7 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2019), 52 mins
Henry Louis Gates, Jr. shows comedians Seth Meyers, Tig Notaro and Sarah Silverman that their family trees are filled with people whose struggles laid the groundwork for their success. Gates also reveals news of an unexpected DNA cousin.
directed by Krista Whetstone, fl. 1995; produced by Elizabeth Woller, fl. 2012, in Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr., Season 5, Episode 7 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2019), 52 mins
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Reconstruction: America After the Civil War, Reconstruction: Part 2, Hour 1
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produced by Portland Helmich, fl. 2019, in Reconstruction: America After the Civil War (Public Broadcasting Service, 2019), 56 mins
Henry Louis Gates Jr. presents a vital new four-hour documentary series on Reconstruction: America After the Civil War. The series explores the transformative years following the American Civil War, when the nation struggled to rebuild itself in the face of profound loss, massive destruction, and revolutionary soc...
produced by Portland Helmich, fl. 2019, in Reconstruction: America After the Civil War (Public Broadcasting Service, 2019), 56 mins
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Reconstruction: America After the Civil War, Reconstruction: Part 2, Hour 2
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produced by Portland Helmich, fl. 2019, in Reconstruction: America After the Civil War (Public Broadcasting Service, 2019), 56 mins
Henry Louis Gates Jr. presents a vital new four-hour documentary series on Reconstruction: America After the Civil War. The series explores the transformative years following the American Civil War, when the nation struggled to rebuild itself in the face of profound loss, massive destruction, and revolutionary soc...
produced by Portland Helmich, fl. 2019, in Reconstruction: America After the Civil War (Public Broadcasting Service, 2019), 56 mins
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Reconstruction: America After the Civil War, Reconstruction: Part 1, Hour 1
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produced by Portland Helmich, fl. 2019, in Reconstruction: America After the Civil War (Public Broadcasting Service, 2019), 56 mins
Henry Louis Gates Jr. presents a vital new four-hour documentary series on Reconstruction: America After the Civil War. The series explores the transformative years following the American Civil War, when the nation struggled to rebuild itself in the face of profound loss, massive destruction, and revolutionary soc...
produced by Portland Helmich, fl. 2019, in Reconstruction: America After the Civil War (Public Broadcasting Service, 2019), 56 mins
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Reconstruction: America After the Civil War, Reconstruction: Part 1, Hour 2
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produced by Portland Helmich, fl. 2019, in Reconstruction: America After the Civil War (Public Broadcasting Service, 2019), 56 mins
Henry Louis Gates Jr. presents a vital new four-hour documentary series on Reconstruction: America After the Civil War. The series explores the transformative years following the American Civil War, when the nation struggled to rebuild itself in the face of profound loss, massive destruction, and revolutionary soc...
produced by Portland Helmich, fl. 2019, in Reconstruction: America After the Civil War (Public Broadcasting Service, 2019), 56 mins
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American Experience, Season 30, Episode 7, The Chinese Exclusion Act
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directed by Ric Burns, 1955- and Li-Shin Yu, fl. 1984; produced by Li-Shin Yu, fl. 1984, Robin Espinola, fl. 1996, Ric Burns, 1955-, Kathryn Clinard, fl. 2013, Nat Rosa, fl. 2015 and Greg Sorin, fl. 2014, Steeplechase Films, Center for Asian American Media, New-York Historical Society and American Experience Films, in American Experience, Season 30, Episode 7 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018), 2 hours 40 mins
Examine the origin, history and impact of the 1882 law that made it illegal for Chinese workers to come to America and for Chinese nationals already here ever to become U.S. citizens.
directed by Ric Burns, 1955- and Li-Shin Yu, fl. 1984; produced by Li-Shin Yu, fl. 1984, Robin Espinola, fl. 1996, Ric Burns, 1955-, Kathryn Clinard, fl. 2013, Nat Rosa, fl. 2015 and Greg Sorin, fl. 2014, Steeplechase Films, Center for Asian American Media, New-York Historical Society and American Experience Films, in American Experience, Season 30, Episode 7 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018), 2 hours 40 mins
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American Experience, Series 333. Episode 7, The Circus, Part One
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directed by Sharon Grimberg, fl. 1997; produced by Sharon Grimberg, fl. 1997 and Melissa Martin Pollard, fl. 2015, Winter Pink Films, in American Experience, Series 333. Episode 7 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018), 1 hour 52 mins
American Experience: The Circus This four-hour mini-series tells the story of one of the most popular and influential forms of entertainment in American history. Drawing upon a vast and rich visual archive, The Circus follows the rise and fall of the gigantic, traveling tented railroad circus, recounting the era w...
directed by Sharon Grimberg, fl. 1997; produced by Sharon Grimberg, fl. 1997 and Melissa Martin Pollard, fl. 2015, Winter Pink Films, in American Experience, Series 333. Episode 7 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018), 1 hour 52 mins
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American Experience, Series 333, Episode 8, The Circus, Part Two
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directed by Sharon Grimberg, fl. 1997; produced by Sharon Grimberg, fl. 1997 and Melissa Martin Pollard, fl. 2015, Winter Pink Films, in American Experience, Series 333, Episode 8 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018), 1 hour 54 mins
American Experience: The Circus This four-hour mini-series tells the story of one of the most popular and influential forms of entertainment in American history. Drawing upon a vast and rich visual archive, The Circus follows the rise and fall of the gigantic, traveling tented railroad circus, recounting the era w...
directed by Sharon Grimberg, fl. 1997; produced by Sharon Grimberg, fl. 1997 and Melissa Martin Pollard, fl. 2015, Winter Pink Films, in American Experience, Series 333, Episode 8 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018), 1 hour 54 mins
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Orchard House: Home of Little Women
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directed by Jan Turnquist, fl. 2018; produced by Rob Mast, fl. 2013, American Public Television (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018), 27 mins
Go inside the 350-year-old home in Concord, Massachusetts where Louisa May Alcott wrote and set Little Women in 1868. With a nurturing, talented family as owners and literary giants Ralph Waldo Emerson, Henry David Thoreau, and Nathaniel Hawthorne as neighbors, Orchard House uniquely inspired Louisa May Alcott to...
directed by Jan Turnquist, fl. 2018; produced by Rob Mast, fl. 2013, American Public Television (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018), 27 mins
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America: Promised Land, Part 2
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directed by Jamie Crawford, fl. 2006 and Dan Clifton, fl. 2000-2015; produced by Nutopia, in America: Promised Land (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2017), 1 hour 40 mins
America: Promised Land chronicles the massive immigration patterns of ethnic groups to the United States, anchored by interviews with descendants of ancestors and geographical imagery that showcases the history of how America was populated. Sparked by the Industrial Revolution, a wave of migrants flood the United...
directed by Jamie Crawford, fl. 2006 and Dan Clifton, fl. 2000-2015; produced by Nutopia, in America: Promised Land (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2017), 1 hour 40 mins
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