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Faces of America

[Alexandria, Va.?] : PBS Distribution, c2010.

1 videodisc (240 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.

Harvard scholar Henry Louis Gates Jr. turns to the latest tools of genealogy and genetics to explore the family histories of 11 celebrities including Meryl Streep and Queen Noor. Looking to the wider immigrant experience, Professor Gates follows the threads of his guests' lives back to their origins.

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ISBN:

978-1-60883-202-6

ISBN:

978-1-60883-202-6

Title:

Faces of America [videorecording] / with Henry Louis Gates, Jr. ; Kundhardt McGee Productions, Inkwell Films and Thirteen for WNET.org win association with Ark Media ; writer, Henry Louis Gates, Jr.

Edition:

Widescreen.

Publisher:

[Alexandria, Va.?] : PBS Distribution, c2010.

Physical:

1 videodisc (240 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.

Notes:

Title from container.

Notes:

Originally broadcast on PBS in 2010.

ParticipantNote:

Host, Henry Louis Gates, Jr.

Summary:

Harvard scholar Henry Louis Gates Jr. turns to the latest tools of genealogy and genetics to explore the family histories of 11 celebrities including Meryl Streep and Queen Noor. Looking to the wider immigrant experience, Professor Gates follows the threads of his guests' lives back to their origins.

Target Audience:

Not rated.

Subject:

Immigrants--United States.

Subject:

Genealogy.

Subject:

Genetic genealogy.

AE:PersName:

Gates, Henry Louis.

AE:PersName:

Maggio, John.

AE:PersName:

Gladsjo, Leslie Asako.

AE:PersName:

Williams, Sue, 1954 May 12-

AE:PersName:

Ives, Stephen.

AE:PersName:

Pollak, Amanda.

AE:CorpName:

Kundhardt McGee Productions (Firm)

AE:CorpName:

Inkwell Films (Firm)

AE:CorpName:

WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.)

AE:CorpName:

WNET.ORG Properties.

AE:CorpName:

Ark Media (Firm)

AE:CorpName:

Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.)

AE:CorpName:

PBS Distribution (Firm)

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