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Remembering “Roots”: The Series that Inspired a Nation

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Jean Powers
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An article in the Sag Harbor [N.Y.] Express features interviews with members of the Eastville Community Historical Society about the impact of “Roots,” thirty-five years after it debuted.

Posted by Jean Powers at 02/09/2012 10:50:00 AM | 

I think the series inspired my Mom to buy the book, which I read when I was 15. That, in turn, inspired me to get started in genealogy. I put it down for quite a while & just picked it up again 2 years ago.
Posted by: Christine McCloud ( Email ) at 2/9/2012 1:42 PM

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