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Finding your roots Season 1.

Gates, Henry Louis, Jr. (Screenwriter). Bomse, Seth. (Film editor). Russell, Samuel. (Cinematographer). McCarthy, Stephen. (Cinematographer).
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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (10 video files (approximately 600 min.)) : sound, color
  • Publisher: [United States] : PBS : 2012.

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
Episode 1 Harry Connick, Jr. / Branford Marsalis Episode 2 Cory Booker / John Lewis Episode 3 Barbara Walters / Geoffrey Canada Episode 4 Kevin Bacon / Kyra Sedgwick Episode 5 Angela Buchdahl / Rick Warren / Yasir Qadhi Episode 6 Maggie Gyllenhaal / Robert Downey, Jr. Episode 7 Samuel L. Jackson / Condoleezza Rice / Ruth Simmons Episode 8 Sanjay Gupta / Margaret Cho / Martha Stewart Episode 9 John Legend / Wanda Sykes / Margarett Cooper Episode 10 Michelle Rodriguez / Adrian Grenier / Linda Chavez.
Restrictions on Access Note:
Digital content provided by hoopla.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Directed by Henry Louis Gates, Jr..
Participant or Performer Note:
With Henry Louis Gates, Jr.
Summary, etc.:
Harvard scholar Henry Louis Gates, Jr. has been helping people identify relatives hidden for generations. Professor Gates employs a team of genealogists and the world's leading geneticists to uncover the origins of a diverse group of 30 guests. Each of the 10 episodes will feature three guests bound together by an intimate, sometimes hidden, link, as Gates treks through layers of ancestral history, uncovers secrets and surprises, and shares life-altering discoveries.
Target Audience Note:
Not rated.
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Genealogy.
Celebrities > Genealogy.

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