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Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr., Season 1, Episode 8, John Legend / Wanda Sykes / Margarett Cooper
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produced by Jack Youngelson, fl. 1996-2014, Jesse Sweet, fl. 2000-2014, Sabin Streeter, fl. 2005-2017, John Maggio, fl. 2001-2012, Julia Marchesi, fl. 2005-2015 and Caitlin McNally, fl. 2005-2014, WNET Channel 13, New York, NY, Kunhardt Films and Inkwell Films, in Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr., Season 1, Episode 8 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2012), 56 mins
Most African Americans struggle to trace their ancestors beyond Emancipation; slavery erased names and family ties with brutal efficiency. But what about the descendants of the handful of free black people who evaded bondage during that terrible time? Musician John Legend and comedian Wanda Sykes discover the extr...
produced by Jack Youngelson, fl. 1996-2014, Jesse Sweet, fl. 2000-2014, Sabin Streeter, fl. 2005-2017, John Maggio, fl. 2001-2012, Julia Marchesi, fl. 2005-2015 and Caitlin McNally, fl. 2005-2014, WNET Channel 13, New York, NY, Kunhardt Films and Inkwell Films, in Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr., Season 1, Episode 8 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2012), 56 mins
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PANEL CONSISTING OF HON. CARL FRAZIER, CHAIRMAN, BURT LAKE BAND OF OTTAWA AND CHIPPEWA INDIANS: HON. D.K. SPRAGUE, CHAIRMAN, GUNN LAKE BAND OF POTAWATOMI INDIANS: HON. WILLIAM CHURCH, SECRETARY OF STATE, GUNN LAKE BAND OF POTAWATOMI INDIANS: GARYSHAWA, EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR, BURT LAKE BAND OF OTTAWA AND CHIPPEWA INDIANS : PHIL ALEXIS, EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR, CONFEDERATED HISTORIC TRIBES, INC.: AND,  JAMES KEEDY, ESQ., MICHIGAN INDIAN LEGAL SERVICES
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This printed government document focuses on the bill, H. R. 2376, a bill to reaffirm and clarify the federal relationships of the Little Traverse Bay Bands of Odawa Indians the Little River Band of Ottawa Indians as distinct federally recognized Indian tribes, and for other purposes. Document also includes hearing...
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