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African American Lives 2 -- Hosted by Henry Louis Gates, Jr.
In Search of Our Roots -- Buy the companion book now from ShopPBS
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Zacatecas, Jalisco and Michoacan Mexico 1650s California genealogy

I've been tracing my grandparents roots from Mexico and was very surprised to find slavery there until early 1800's. We had no idea we had Mulato slave roots and had always thought ourselves Indian and Spanish only. The three lines can be traced back to mid 1600's so the show explaining slavery during that time period touched me deeply expanding my understanding and world.

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Major corporate funding for African American Lives 2 and its outreach initiatives is provided by The Coca-Cola Company and Johnson & Johnson. Additional corporate funding is provided by Buick.
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