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The Golden Door | The Art of Departure | The Earth is the Lord's | Breaking Free: A Woman's Journey

Episode One: The Golden Door
Written and Produced by Stephen Stept
Associate Producer: Rachel Buchanan
Editor: Ed Barteski
Music: Michael Bacon
Narrator: Blair Brown
Research Associate: Cheryl van Grunsven
Assistant Editor: Stefan Knerrich

For Penguin Television:
Executive Producers: John Hollar, Eric Jones
Project Manager: Carol Kennedy

For David Grubin Productions:
Business Manager: Chris Wolf
Office Production Assistant: Andrew Jenter
Production Executive: Bruce Mundt
Vice President: Lesley Norman
Executive Producer: David Grubin

Series Open & Animation: Rosenfeld & Bloom, Midnight Media
Camera: Keith Walker
Sound Recording: Tom Zimmerman, Alan Chow
Additional Camera: Edward Marritz, Jon Else, Clarence Ting, Bernardo Ruiz, Joshua Morton, Brian Dowley, Ben Wolf
Additional Sound: Doug Dunderdale, Charlie Ethridge, George Shafnacker, Bernard Russo, Larry Cook, Pat Tillman
Field Producer/ Mexico: Victoria Mauleón
Grip: David Margolis
Production Assistants: Julia Hyland Bruno, Andrew Jenter
Irish Voices: George Heslin, Paul O'Brien, Kristine Ryan, Fiana Toibin
Norwegian Voices: Jonathan Fried, Tuomas Hil
Fact Verification Researcher: Denise Dorn
Archival Research: Kari Vong
Research Interns: Ariana Cohen-Halberstam, Christina Fontana, Madeleine Gelblum, Preeti Mankar, Matthew Phan, Daniel Ruetenik, Jade Snow-Carroll, Kristen Vaurio
Video Photo-Animation: Frank Ferrigno/Framerunner, Inc.
Online Editor: Evan Anthony/ Framerunner, Inc.
Re-recording Mixer: Ken Hahn/Sync Sound, Inc.
Supervising Sound Editor: Neil Cedar/Sync Sound, Inc.
Sound Editor: Philippe Desloovere/Sync Sound, Inc.
Score Preparation: James Oakar

Archival Images Courtesy of:
American Textile History Museum, Lowell, MA
Ron Anderson
AP/Wide World Photos
© The Associated Press. All rights reserved. Reprinted with
Permission from Valeo IP, Inc.
The Bancroft Library University of California, Berkeley
Boston Public Library, Print Department
Emilia Castañeda
Center for Oral History and Public History, California State University, Fullerton
Rodney J.K. Charman, UK
Community Service Society Archives, Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Columbia University
Archivo Iconografico, S.A./CORBIS
Owen Franken/CORBIS
Historical Pictures Archive/CORBIS
Hulton-Deutsch Collection/CORBIS
Minnesota Historical Society/CORBIS
Sean Sexton Collection/CORBIS
Steve Starr/CORBIS
David Turnley/CORBIS
Anne Therese Dillen
Albert F. Egan, Jr. & Dorothy H. Egan Foundation, Inc., Nantucket, MA, USA
Getty Images
Monica M. Davey/ Getty Images
William England/ Getty Images
Robert King/ Getty Images
Barbara Laing/ Getty Images
Wallace G. Levison/ Getty Images
MPI/ Getty Images
Gilles Mingasson/ Getty Images
Andy Nelson/ Getty Images
Paul J. Richards/ Getty Images
The Helena Independent
Historic New England/ SPNEA
The Illustrated London News Picture Library
Ruben Jimenez
Keystone-Mast Collection, UCR/ California Museum of Photography, University of California at Riverside
Knud Knudsen, University of Bergen Library, The Picture Collection
L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah
Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division
Library of Congress, Prints & Photographs Division, FSA-OWI Collection
The Lima News/Freedom Communications Inc.
© Henri Cartier-Bresson/Magnum Photos
Jinger Mandt
The Mexia Daily News
Mexican Chicago by Rita Arias Jirasek and Carlos Tortolero
Mexican Fine Arts Center Museum
Middleton Daily Herald
Museum of the City of New York
National Library of Ireland
Images from the website The Promise of America are reproduced with permission of the National Library of Norway
The New York Times
Librado Romero/The New York Times
NMGNI- Ulster Museum Belfast
Norwegian-American Historical Association
The Norwegian Emigrant Museum
The Norwegian Folk Museum
OSU Archives
Pajaro Valley Historical Association
The Royal Library Copenhagen, Denmark
Thomas Ronayane
Shaw-Olson Center for College History, St. Olaf College
Time Magazine, Inc.
Trustees of the Watts Gallery, Compton, Surrey, UK/Bridgeman Art Library
University of Massachusetts Lowell
Arturo Velasquez
Wisconsin Historical Society

Archival Film Provided by: Archive Films by Getty Images, Budget Films Stock Footage, Corbis Corporation, CNN, Historic Films Archive, LLC, University of South Carolina Newsfilm Archive

Special Thanks: Sr. Presidente Municipal Reynaldo Armas, Gabriela Arredondo, Michael Bovre, Boott Cotton Mills Museum, Lowell National Historical Park, Connemara Heritage & History Centre, Elena Duran, Federación de Clubes Unidos Zacatecanos en Illinois, Mary Gjermo, Richard Hauger, Ignacio Ibarra, Terje Hasle Joranger, Leonor López, Odd Lovoll, Jinger Mandt, Maria Del Rosario Martinez, Ernesto Lamas Mascorro, Enrique Murillo, Stoughton Norwegian, Dancers Strokestown Park, United States Border Patrol/ Department of Homeland Security

Advisors: John Edward Bodnar, Roger Daniels, Walter Nugent, David M. Reimers, Bernard Weisberger

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The Golden Door | The Art of Departure | The Earth is the Lord's | Breaking Free: A Woman's Journey

Source: Immigrants on ship-Courtesy National Park Service, Series: Destination America

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