Finding Your Roots

Our American Storytellers

Season 2 Episode 3 | 53m 1s | Video has closed captioning.

Three iconic American storytellers have spent their lives chronicling the lives of others, while knowing almost nothing about their own family history. Ken Burns confronts the reality of his southern ancestors’ role in the Civil War, including Confederate soldiers held captive and a slave-owning Virginian. Anderson Cooper, scion of one of America’s most storied families.

Aired: 10/07/14

Expired: 12/31/69

Rating: TV-PG

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Corporate support for FINDING YOUR ROOTS WITH HENRY LOUIS GATES, JR., Season Seven is provided by Ancestry and Johnson & Johnson. Support is also provided by Gordon and Betty Moore …

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Finding Your Roots: Season Seven

Finding Your Roots: Season Seven, Tuesdays at 8/7c on PBS (check local listings).

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