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Author: Jim WillardTerry WillardStephanie RirieMarcy BrownJane MartinAll authors
Publisher: Provo, Utah : KBYU ; [Alexandria, Va.] : Distributed by PBS Home Video, ©1997.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Focuses on the impact that connecting with ancestors has on individuals and families. Each of the 10 parts consists of two components, a documentary segment visits with family historians of different social, economic and ethnic backgrounds and an instructional segment with genealogical experts.
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Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Jim Willard; Terry Willard; Stephanie Ririe; Marcy Brown; Jane Martin; KBYU-TV (Television station : Provo, Utah); Brigham Young University.; PBS Home Video.
ISBN: 0780617797 9780780617797 0780617754 9780780617759 0780617762 9780780617766 0780617770 9780780617773 0780617789 9780780617780
OCLC Number: 37208488
Language Note: Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Notes: Subtitle from cassette label.
Originally broadcast on PBS.
Credits: Cinematography, Dan Gold, Mark Lutte; editors, Jerry Stayner, Dianna Vozza; narrator, Camille Dixon.
Performer(s): Hosts, Jim and Terry Willard.
Description: 4 videocassettes (approximately 260 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Contents: tape 1. Getting started. Leaving a legacy --
tape 2. Looking at home. Gathering family stories. The paper trail --
tape 3. Census and military records. African-American research. Your medical heritage --
tape 4. Libraries and archives. High-tech help.
Other Titles: How to research your family history
Responsibility: a presentation of KBYU television, Brigham Young University ; producers, Stephanie Ririe, Marcy Brown ; research/writing, Jane Wilson ; directors, Jane Martin, Marcy Brown, Stephanie Ririe.

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Focuses on the impact that connecting with ancestors has on individuals and families. Each of the 10 parts consists of two components, a documentary segment visits with family historians of different social, economic and ethnic backgrounds and an instructional segment with genealogical experts.

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