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Hamilton: Building America
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produced by Emily M. Bernstein, fl. 1991-2017, Peacock Productions (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2017), 1 hour 24 mins
This two-hour documentary captures the amazing life and times of our nation's forgotten founding father: Alexander Hamilton. Exploring the iconic American political and financial institutions he helped to create, from the US Mint and Wall Street to the two-party political system, we'll examine Hamilton's enormous...
produced by Emily M. Bernstein, fl. 1991-2017, Peacock Productions (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2017), 1 hour 24 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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10 Things You Don't Know About, Season 3, Episode 1, The Flag
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directed by Dominique Anders, fl. 2003-2017; presented by Henry Rollins, 1961-; produced by Mary Courtney, fl. 2004-2016, Asylum Entertainment, in 10 Things You Don't Know About, Season 3, Episode 1 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2014), 43 mins

In "10 Things You Don't Know About", punk rock icon Henry Rollins uncovers crazy twists and tidbits behind the historical tales, figures, and places you only thought you knew. Whether he's analyzing centuries-old documents at the National Archives or exploring the inside of a dead gangster's speakeasy, he's on a m...

directed by Dominique Anders, fl. 2003-2017; presented by Henry Rollins, 1961-; produced by Mary Courtney, fl. 2004-2016, Asylum Entertainment, in 10 Things You Don't Know About, Season 3, Episode 1 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2014), 43 mins
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10 Things You Don't Know About, Season 3, Episode 5, The American Revolution
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presented by Henry Rollins, 1961-; produced by Henry Rollins, 1961- and Mary Courtney, fl. 2004-2016, Asylum Entertainment, in 10 Things You Don't Know About, Season 3, Episode 5 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2014), 43 mins
In "10 Things You Don't Know About", punk rock icon Henry Rollins uncovers crazy twists and tidbits behind the historical tales, figures, and places you only thought you knew. Whether he's analyzing centuries-old documents at the National Archives or exploring the inside of a dead gangster's speakeasy, he's on a m...
presented by Henry Rollins, 1961-; produced by Henry Rollins, 1961- and Mary Courtney, fl. 2004-2016, Asylum Entertainment, in 10 Things You Don't Know About, Season 3, Episode 5 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2014), 43 mins
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Circle Unbroken: A Gullah Journey From Africa To America
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directed by Clark Santee, fl. 1983-2014; produced by Ron Small, fl. 1989 (New York, NY: Soundview Media Partners, 2014), 55 mins
75% of all enslaved Africans coming to America came in through the ports of Charleston, Beaufort & the sea islands of South Carolina. This beautiful, picturesque tourist destination is the epicenter of the Gullah culture; the foundation of African American history. From the horrors of middle passage slave voyages...
directed by Clark Santee, fl. 1983-2014; produced by Ron Small, fl. 1989 (New York, NY: Soundview Media Partners, 2014), 55 mins
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10 Things You Don't Know About, Season 2, Episode 3, The Founding Fathers
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directed by Stuart Chait, 1980-; presented by Henry Rollins, 1961-; produced by Henry Rollins, 1961-, Asylum Entertainment, in 10 Things You Don't Know About, Season 2, Episode 3 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2013), 44 mins
In "10 Things You Don't Know About", punk rock icon Henry Rollins uncovers crazy twists and tidbits behind the historical tales, figures, and places you only thought you knew. Whether he's analyzing centuries-old documents at the National Archives or exploring the inside of a dead gangster's speakeasy, he's on a m...
directed by Stuart Chait, 1980-; presented by Henry Rollins, 1961-; produced by Henry Rollins, 1961-, Asylum Entertainment, in 10 Things You Don't Know About, Season 2, Episode 3 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2013), 44 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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Wall Street, A Balanced Perspective, The Growth 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), 35 mins
At one end of Wall Street sits Trinity Church. Behind the church is a cemetery. A young man named Alexander Hamilton, whose ideas were fundamental in making Wall Street into what it is today, chose this cemetery as his final resting place. Hamilton & Jefferson would debate how a young, bankrupt country might best...
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), 35 mins
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History Detectives, Episode 909, 1775 Almanac, Exercise Records, Moon Museum
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produced by Oregon Public Broadcasting and Lion Television, in History Detectives, Episode 909 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2011), 56 mins
America's top gumshoes prove that an object found in an attic or backyard might be anything but ordinary. They leave no stone unturned as they travel around the country to explore the stories behind local folklore, prominent figures and family legends.
produced by Oregon Public Broadcasting and Lion Television, in History Detectives, Episode 909 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2011), 56 mins
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